• Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Beth Hart

    Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Beth Hart

    Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Beth Hart offered a healthy serving of blues in Orlando, and Michelle Wilson was there to savor the sweet experience.

  • Mike Watt

    Mike Watt

    “Ring Spiel” Tour ’95 (Columbia Records). Review by James Mann.

  • Eddie Vedder

    Eddie Vedder

    An unplugged evening with Eddie Vedder full of conversation, confessions, and two hours of music is a damn fine way for Jen Cray to spend the night.

  • A Wished-For Song

    A Wished-For Song

    Merri Cyr tries to catch lightning in a camera lens in this re-issue of her 2002 scrapbook of intimate reflections on legendary musician Jeff Buckley. S D Green wonders if Buckley was ever really here at all.

  • I’m Not There

    I’m Not There

    I’m Not There: Original Soundtrack (Sony Records). Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • Sleater-Kinney

    Liza Hearon talks to Sleater-Kinney’s Carrie Brownstein about women in rock, Eddie Vedder and watching 13-year-olds make out in front of the stage.

  • Lucia Lie

    I’ll Wake You In the Morning (Self-released). Review by Gail Worley.

  • The Dismemberment Plan

    Liza Hearon talks to the man with the plan — The Dismemberment Plan, that is — in this provocative conversation with Travis Morrison.

  • I Am Sam

    Music From and Inspired By the Motion Picture (V2). Review by Brian Broccoli.

  • Free the West Memphis Three

    In 1993, three boys were tried and convicted for murder — not based on physical evidence, but on the grounds that they were ‘Satanists’ because they listened to heavy metal and read books by Stephen King. Despite a national outcry and an Academy Award-winning documentary on the case, the boys are still in prison. Supersuckers’ frontman Eddie Spaghetti put together a compilation to help Free the West Memphis Three, and recently discussed the compilation and the case with Sean Carswell.

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