- Music Reviews
- February 21, 2018
Hot Tears (EP) (Innovative Leisure). Review by Phil Bailey.
Paul “HR” Hudson led the band Bad Brains but fell into mental illness. This is the story of his finding the way back.
Punk heroes unite to give a rowdy look at the classic L.A.M.F. album 40 years down the road.
Andy Frasco and the UN hold a rock and roll revival and dance party at the Crowbar in Ybor City.
John 5 and the Creatures give a class in Guitar God 101 at the Social.
Emo is still alive and well on The Peace and The Panic Tour. Neck Deep, Creeper and others wind up a sold-out crowd in Orlando. Vanna Porter has photographic proof.
Modern-day metal stalwart, In This Moment returned to Orlando, headlining an impressive, mind-melting, four-band affair.
The Killers treated Orlando to a rare intimate show on an otherwise Arena tour and Jen Cray was lucky enough to score a golden ticket inside.
Dan Baird sits down to give us an update on his health, the state of the union, and his memories of Tom Petty and Malcolm Young.
Director Jonas Carpignano discusses his latest feature, A Ciambra, at length with Lily and Generoso Fierro. The follow up to Carpignano’s debut, Mediterranea, and executively produced by Martin Scorsese, A Ciambra is the affecting second film of a planned triptych centered on the people of the port town of Gioia Tauro in Calabria.
Singer/songwriter Lucky Bamba reflects on his musical origins as he releases a new single, “Let You Go.”
High-energy American Music done for an older audience at Orlando’s House of Blues.
A few our editor saved from falling thru the cracks of 2017.
Victor Mature and Carole Landis star in yet another take on Tarzan.
A documentary following the band Pussy Riot, their political actions in Putin’s Russia, and their subsequent trial and jail time.
A Cro-magnon man lives for 14,000 years and gets a job in academia. But now it’s time for him to move on so his friends don’t notice he’s not aging.
A pot boiling rock and roll movie. But ignore the plot; this ROCKS with classic performances from Chuck Berry to Richie Valens.
Friends and family reminisce about Frank Zappa, his music, and his origins.
A low-level rock and roll journalist sets out to do a fluff piece on a washed-up band and ends up discovering he has a family.
Spoiled teenage girl gangs terrorize a city in Ed Wood’s newly restored “The Violent Years.”
Aussie Special forces go behind enemy lines in WW2 Asia to recover the crew of a lost airplane including an important defector.
Two Jewish bachelors have a hoarding problem in their New York apartment, and they need professional help to keep their tenants paying rent.
The great Ronno – Mick Ronson – shines in this loving look at the glam-rock pioneer.
Print Review by Brian Kruger
Near Life Experience (Hopeless). Review by Julio Torres.
Ocean Machine (HevyDevy). Review by Ed Furniture
Glee (Capitol). Review by Phillip Haire
George Mamua Telek comes from the Papua New Guinean island of New Britain, an…
How to Start a Fire (Tooth And Nail). Review by Dan Stapleton.
Fear Yourself (Gammon). Review by James Mann.
Because Of The Times (RCA). Review by Jen Cray.
A Long Way To Nowhere (Elevator). Review by Stein Haukland.
Gear Review by Edward Tywoniak
Event Review by Carl F Gauze
Ain’t Nothin’ Changed (A.M.I.). Review by Stein Haukland.
Bound For Bakersfield: The Complete Pre-Capitol Collection 1953 to 1956 (Rock Beat Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Interview by Tom Minarchick
Like a master blacksmith forging a perfectly balanced sword, Chris Knox can w…
Still Wild (Ruf). Review by James Mann
Masters Of Percussion (Narada World). Review by Bill Campbell.
Mixed Compilation (Moonshine). Review by Jason Straw
Various Artists (Pagan/Ark 21). Review by Carole Jaszewski