BMSR frontman Tobacco talks about the new lineup and new album.Read More
In the 12 months since November 8, 2016, a surprising lot of amazing music has been released.Read More
Mike Miley talks muscle cars, blues, kush, politics and love.Read More
Catching up with the legendary Richie Havens, on the state of music, and how it's both changed and remained the same throughout the years.Read More
On May 29, 2015, Cleveland lost one of its greatest musical treasures. This is the story of his life, or at least the legend he shared every chance he got.Read More
Interview with Billy Howerdel, founder of A Perfect Circle and Ashes DivideRead More
So here we are again, on this hot day in L.A. ONE DAY AS A LION.
in the shade.
beads of sweat running down everyone's necks.
sneaking into their ass cracks.
and in front of us stood a building.
a relatively small building.
with relatively small windows.
This is the album a detention center officer could blast through the PA of a confined torture chamber for fifty straight hours and, after the first four, you would lapse into a refined form of hysteria that might not be unlike the neck jerks and torso spasms present in a proper mosh pit.Read More
"My pain is not ashamed to repeat itself."Read More
In 1993, somebody called the Dalai Lama asked this man to play a few songs. He's Richie Havens, and 10 years later he's still pumping out the same intensity that captivated the crowds at Woodstock and the Isle of Wight in 1969. He's worked with a range of cats, stretching from Bob Dylan to Richard Pryor, and he's seen a hefty lot during his incessant touring acorss the globe. And now people are looking at him to star as the next 007...Read More
The frontman of Black Moth Super Rainbow on his debut solo release.Read More
Thievery Corporation celebrates the turn of their CenturyRead More
So the story goes a little somethin' like this: Two drum and bass producers, Brian Tarquin and Chris Ingram, meet while "making records for Instinct records back in the mid-90s...a lot of acid jazz stuff," Tarquin recalls. One day, they happened upon a copy of Bob Marley's "Don't Rock The Boat." On this particular copy, the channels were split so that the band was on one and the vocals on the other. As you can imagine, that can be quite enticing for a couple of expert remixers.Read More
“Let me tell y’all something! You’re gonna see a lot of emcees in your life! You’re gonna see a lot of hip-hop in your life! But don’t you never forget one thing motherfuckers! TIGER STYYYLLLEEEE!!!” -RZA Rocks the Bells in San Bernardino, CA on August 11, 2007Read More
"Payback is a Bitch and We Call Her 'Mother Earth.'"Read More
Somewhere between the Frat boys guzzling Fosters and the XBox console/TV exhibits-advertising All Pro Football 2K8-I found myself wondering if I made it to the right venue.Read More