Earlier this month, Spin announced that it is moving most of its album reviews to Twitter. Music writing is getting shorter, not longer, and yet the 33 1/3 Series, which has the gall to publish entire books on albums that aren't even current, soldiers on. There are 85 installments in print n ... More >>
And bluesy British songwriter James Hunter clarifies why his eyes aren't as blue as one might think.
Courtesy of blogcritics.org They were so much younger then. I ran out of time before vacation to write a proper piece about this, but I would be remiss if I didn't at least acknowledge that R.E.M. — a.k.a. my favorite band since 1993 -- is being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame t ... More >>
B-Sides catches up with elusive Lemonhead Evan Dando, and keeps the faith with Nickel Creek mandolinist extraordinaire Chris Thile.
Welcome home, Brian Delaney.
Neither lawsuits nor vocal surgeries can stop metal-prog-emo powerhouse From First to Last.
Week of September 7, 2006