• The Pretenders

    The Pretenders

    Bus flu and pesky amateur photogs can’t keep The Pretenders from rocking the Taft Theatre on their first extensive headlining tour since 2003. Sean Slone keeps tally.

  • John Lee Hooker, Jr.

    John Lee Hooker, Jr.

    Cold As Ice (Telarc). Review by Carl F Gauze.

  • Guitar Wolf

    Guitar Wolf

    Rock’N’Roll Etiquette (Narnack Records). Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • Johnny Marr

    "Melodic with a touch of groove and an anemic, very white approach to the vocals, but still soulful." Gail Worley talks to Johnny Marr, currently of The Healers and formerly of the Smiths, and manages to keep it together. Mostly.

  • Spinning Blues Into Gold

    The legacy and history of the legendary Chess Records is examined in Nadine Cohodas’ new book, Spinning Blues Into Gold. Bob Pomeroy takes the book for a spin.

  • K-Floor

    Rats Live On No Evil Star (Treasure). Review by David Lee Beowulf.

  • Bobby Blue Bland

    The Anthology (MCA/Universal). Review by Hal Horowitz.

  • Boom Boom No More

    Legendary bluesman John Lee Hooker passed away June 21st, and the world is a quieter place. James Mann offers a heartfelt tribute.

  • Eddy

    Eddy "The Chief" Clearwater at Blind Willie’s in Atlanta, GA on January 7, 2001. Concert review by Roi Tamkin.

  • Bo Diddley

    Interview by Matt Thompson

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