• Janis Martin

    Janis Martin

    The Blanco Sessions (Cow Island Music). Review by James Mann.

  • Riverboat Gamblers

    Riverboat Gamblers

    The Wolf You Feed (Volcom). Review by Jen Cray.

  • The Stooges: Head On

    The Stooges: Head On

    Brett Callwood’s comprehensive book on the criminally overlooked Stooges doesn’t, this time, focus completely on Iggy Pop.

  • Iggy and the Stooges

    Iggy and the Stooges

    Raw Power Live: In the Hands of the Fans (MVD Visual). Review by James Mann.

  • The Sacred Triangle: Bowie, Iggy & Lou

    The Sacred Triangle: Bowie, Iggy & Lou

    A fascinating look at the melding of three seemingly disparate artists during a brief period of time that resulted in some of the most influential music to come out of the Seventies.

  • The Sonics

    The Sonics

    Many have called them the first punk band. Others insist they were the first “grunge” act. Regardless of their place in rock’s family tree, The Sonics’ influence has reached as far as Nirvana and The White Stripes. Recently reunited after 40 years apart, New Year’s Eve found The Sonics playing a homecoming show. Steve Stav was there to capture all their furious glory.

  • Rock Connections: The Complete Family Tree of Rock ‘n’ Roll

    Rock Connections: The Complete Family Tree of Rock ‘n’ Roll

    Bruno MacDonald aims for a paper wiki of rock history, showing the connections that casual fans might miss, in this interesting take on the history of rock ‘n’ roll.

  • GG Allin & The AIDS Brigade

    GG Allin & The AIDS Brigade

    GG Allin, bad boy of punk rock, terrorized audiences in Boston and Seattle. You’re going to want to clean your tongue after this one.

  • Slash


    Slash [Deluxe Edition] (EMI). Review by Joe Frietze.

  • The Fallen: Life In and Out of Britain’s Most Insane Group

    The Fallen: Life In and Out of Britain’s Most Insane Group

    The Fallen resembles Akira Kurosawa’s Rashomon, trying to get at the story of The Fall by letting everyone tell their conflicting versions of the band’s true story. And by everyone, Matthew Moyer means EVERYONE.

  • Jonathan Richman

    Jonathan Richman

    Literally dancing with bells on, legendary songwriter Jonathan Richman delighted Orlando fans with an acoustic show that felt more like a poetry reading than a typical night at The Social.

  • Blacklist


    Midnight of the Century (Wierd). Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • New York Dolls

    New York Dolls

    Even with only two original members remaining, New York Dolls still dazzle, as Jen Cray discovered at a recent Orlando show.

  • 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.

  • Tom Verlaine

    Tom Verlaine

    Dreamtime (Collector’s Choice). Review by Carl F Gauze.

  • Pale Moon Gang

    Pale Moon Gang

    Pale Moon Gang (Fast Loose). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Iggy and the Stooges: Escaped Maniacs

    Iggy and the Stooges: Escaped Maniacs

    Rip your shirt off and check out Iggy Pop‘s shake appeal… Scott Adams tells Ink 19 The Stooges are really big in Belgium right now.

  • Peter Murphy

    Peter Murphy

    When Gothic godfather (oh stop it) Peter Murphy swept into Jacksonville on the 4th of July with a bag full of hits and Bauhaus classics, Matthew Moyer dropped his bottle rockets and went to check out the REAL fiireworks.

  • The Ventures’ Leon Taylor

    The Ventures’ Leon Taylor

    Driving guitars need a driving beat, and for almost 50 years, two Taylors have pounded the skins for the world’s greatest instrumental band, The Ventures.
    Steve Stav talks to Leon Taylor about the band’s Hall of Fame induction, touring in Japan, their upcoming 50th anniversary, and his father’s musical legacy.

  • The Redwalls

    The Redwalls

    The Redwalls (Mad Dragon). Review by Jen Cray.

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