If you're familiar with chaos theory, which in its basic form is the attempt to find patterns in the random acts of shit on Earth, then you may understand the difficulty that comes with describing a full day at SXSW. To break down the bright, scintillating chaos, Village Voice Media's roving musi ... More >>
You can't get more classic rock than Tom Petty and there's no Tom Petty album more classic than 1979's Damn the Torpedoes, which has just been reissued in a two-disc deluxe edition. The very foundation of a career that would lead Petty and his band, The Heartbreakers, into the Rock and Roll ... More >>
Tool frontman and vino aficionado Maynard James Keenan's on-the-sly musical endeavor, Puscifer, is set to headline two nights at downtown Phoenix's Orpheum Theatre this December. Lucky for you, tickets are available this Friday, October 9, at 10 a.m. via Live Nation.Apparently, Keenan leaves behi ... More >>
We already told you a lot about Deer Tick in this week's paper, and we'll tell you a little more tomorrow, after tonight's show at Modified Arts but in the meantime we just wanted to give you a little reminder: DEER TICK IS TONIGHT.In case you're too lazy to click the above link:The group cranks out ... More >>
My Chemical Romance conceptualizes doom with Liza Minnelli
It's them, that's who
Long the king of his castle, ever-prolific Deathray Davies front man John Dufilho is learning to share
The South by Southwest music conference might've been a disappointment this year, but there are still plenty of questions left to be answered
Consumers fight back! You have the power to make the ultimate Christmas album yourself. Use it!
Metal Machine Music (Buddha Original Masters Series)
What happens when you cram too much music into one city and two pairs of eardrums? Nothing, if you move too fast to hear it all.
Three decades after the fact, L.A.'s Streetwalkin' Cheetahs make good on that old Detroit Rock City promise
The Ramones offer one more burst of brilliance with a new anthology
Son Volt's Jay Farrar doesn't waste his words
HE'S SPENT HIS LIFE MAKING MUSIC FOR FUN. NOW HE'S ABOUT TO BECOME THE NEXT EVERYTHING.