Some call it nostalgia, I call it science.
Musicians are creative types; their ability to form beauty out of sound, to build patterns from chaos, is what makes them special. Sometimes their creativity goes beyond the sonic realm into that of the visual. Hair is one of the most defining and yet malleable features of a person’s look, and one that musicians often…
The long, strange trip of Gorillaz has never been boring.
Devo! The Damned! it’s Burger Boogaloo 2018 in Oakland! Burger Boogaloo 2018 came roaring into Mosswood Park in Oakland, California this past weekend. Now in its ninth year, the festival brought together more than twenty bands over two days, with highlights including headlining sets from The Damned and Devo (with Fred Armisen on drums –…
Science Fiction: A Brief History Of Thompson Twins This month marks the 33rd anniversary of Live Aid and the bands that ruled that day (Queen and U2) remain as front of mind as ever in popular culture with sold-out arena tours and, in the case of Queen, a new film and Vegas residency on the…
Throughout history, the most interesting and exciting music often happens on the edges where the most marginalized artists reside.
The Pretenders at the Masonic in San Fran! The Pretenders rocked the Masonic in San Francisco on June 22nd. Our own Aaron Rubin was there to capture the show. with support from Chuck Prophet and The Mission Express
In a few months, The Joy Formidable will be playing in front of packed stadiums while supporting the Foo Fighters.
School’s out for summer which means more time to listen to music!
As we get older, the pull of our memories often draw us back in time like a tractor beam on the Death Star.