| Nov 10, 2012
| 9:39 PM
In terms of a conceptual triumph, a concert featuring Weezer’s self-titled 1994 debut album doesn’t compare with witnessing “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” – or even Nirvana’s “Nevermind.”...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 4:26 PM
The second and final day of the world’s largest music and memorabilia expo continues today in Montgomery County, but one of its biggest draws has canceled. The Not Just Rock Expo, a 26-year Thanksgiving weekend tradition that brings together fans......
| Mar 17, 2012
| 2:41 AM
You know how The Roots band leader Questlove kind of always seems to be in Chicago deejaying at a nightclub nearby? If you didn't previously think that these sets were not to be missed, i'm telling you: Don't miss a Questlove DJ set if you can help it....
| Mar 26, 2012
| 6:27 PM
If you release a wine before its time, it's not so fine. In the early 90's when the band Nirvana and grunge music out of Seattle was blowin up, I spoke with the rock band Candlebox during my KLOL days. After selling more than 4 million copies of their...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 6:49 AM
As always with my top 10s, this one includes only studio albums of new recorded music. That means no compilations, no live albums, no archival records, no reissues, and so on. This year, those rules meant the exclusion of some great recordings: reissues...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 9:22 PM
There’s definitely no Grinch in the small town of Aberdeen.
Public donations to a grass-roots “Grinch Fund” -- established when a local diner closed without warning, leaving its 12 employees without their $16,000 in back pay –...
| May 21, 2012
| 9:31 AM
2.5 stars (out of 4)
After a seven-year hiatus, alternative-rock-era veterans Garbage return with their fifth studio album, “Not Your Kind of People” (STUNVOLUME), an earnest attempt to recapture the magic of 1995.
Back then, the quartet ran...
| May 22, 2012
| 9:36 AM
BOSTON (AP) — A former Boston University student who was ordered to pay $675,000 for illegally downloading and sharing 30 songs on the Internet says he will continue fighting the penalty, despite the Supreme Court's refusal Monday to hear his...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Jenny Owen Youngs
w/ Mirah and Jaymay. $12 advance, $14 doors. 7 p.m., Nov. 11. The Space, 295 Treadwell St., Building H, Hamden, (203) 288-6400, thespace.tk.
As a frivolous pop song, "Call Me Maybe" happily aspires to be nothing more than that....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Twenty years after Nirvana's last show in England, the Foo Fighters closed out the Reading Festival in Leeds last night—and, according to Grohl, it was the Grammy-winning rockers' final concert for the forseeable future.
"Well, well, well, the f--...