Like most American children, I was indoctrinated into the Christian tribe. In case you somehow aren't familiar with the mythology, one of the main ideas is that if you do what the book says, you'll go to a place called heaven. Now, the book doesn't lay it out very clearly, so my God-fearing mother ... More >>
www.gottahaverockandroll.comA 1960s jacket signed by George HarrisonStarting today, you can bid on historic music memorabilia, like the strap from the guitar Jimi Hendrix burned on stage at the Monterrey Pop Festival in 1967 and a glove Michael Jackson wore at a 1997 concert in London -- provide ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsSaxophones: First patented this week in music history.Music and musicians have been around for centuries, and every day, new music news breaks. Every Monday, we're going to take a look back at the notable music stories, births, and deaths that took place that week.This week saw t ... More >>
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Nobody expects the British Invasion
New Times' panel of critics searches for musical gems in a disheartening 2001
Pop stars complain about their jobs like everyone else. Here's what's happened when some of their gripes have actually made it to tape.
The Richmond Sluts know their punk rock, but they couldn't care less about career advancement
Ted Demme and Denis Leary are a match made in effin' heaven
Haikus and lows abound in this month's jazz and heritage releases
Will EMI's remastering of 11 classic albums with the original packaging on CD and 180-gram vinyl make you buy your favorite records one more (last?) time?
Taking stock of the worst music books ever written
Anton Newcombe, leader of the Brian Jonestown Massacre, is terrifically obsessive -- and potentially dangerous
Trashman laments the decline of the American record store, and gets his Joan Jett fix
It was 20 years ago this week that Sgt. Pepper dropped a bomb on movie theaters, so where's all the rerelease hoopla?
Was the state Department of Insurance out of line when it staged an armed raid on office workers in Chandler?
Trashman gets a hangover for Xmas
THE WORLD'S GREATEST-- OR DUMBEST-- ROCK 'N' ROLL BAND REFUSES TO DIE. PUCKER UP, BUTTERCUP.