• Puscifer

    Puscifer

    Puscifer is Maynard James Keenan’s bridge between the industrial, the electro, and the Arizona desert. Jen Cray tries to make sense of it all, gives up, and just relaxes into the strange psychedelia of their performance.

  • Dancing Barefoot: The Patti Smith Story

    Dancing Barefoot: The Patti Smith Story

    Matthew Moyer thinks Dave Thompson’s Patti Smith bio just might tide you over until Smith delivers on the promised second volume of her memoir.

  • Anna Calvi

    Anna Calvi

    Guitar-slinging, torch-singing sensation Anna Calvi has been lighting up the Western Hemisphere this year in support of a stunning debut album. Steve Stav was lucky enough to witness her act firsthand, and came to his senses long enough to file this report.

  • Side FX

    Side FX

    Turning Point. Review by Robert Sutton.

  • ZE Records

    ZE Records

    Kicking off Ink 19‘s new series, Labels We Love, S D Green talks to ZE Records co-founder Michel Esteban about defining a sound and establishing a label during New York’s 1970s creative zeitgeist, and the resurrection of the label that was once home to Lydia Lunch, Suicide, and Kid Creole & the Coconuts.

  • Juliette Lewis

    Juliette Lewis

    Juliette Lewis jettisons the Licks for a new bid at solo stardom. Jen Cray sees how she handles the spotlight all to herself.

  • Gavin Rossdale

    Gavin Rossdale

    Gavin Rossdale may be a musical shapeshifter (Bush, Institute, solo), but he never fails to entertain a crowd. At his recent Orlando show, Jen Cray was bowled over by Mr. Gwen Stefani, and swept away completely by opening band Nico Vega.

  • tUnE-yArDs

    tUnE-yArDs

    Merrill Garbus‘s enigmatic musical experiments are released under the odd moniker tUnE-yArDs. Ink 19 caught up with tUnE-yArDs to dish on her new album, BiRd BrAiNs, out now on vinyl.

  • Heartless Bastards

    Heartless Bastards

    The Mountain (Fat Possum). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Punk Rock Fun Time Activity Book

    Punk Rock Fun Time Activity Book

    Following up his not-so-kid-friendly Heavy Metal Fun Time Activity Book and Gangsta Rap Coloring Book, Aye Jay is back with another fun-filled edition for all you punkers out there. So what did Tim Wardyn think of the Punk Rock Fun Time Activity Book? F—-n’ brilliant!

  • Tom Verlaine

    Tom Verlaine

    Words From The Front (Collectors’ Choice). Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • Creedence Clearwater Revival

    Creedence Clearwater Revival

    Creedence Clearwater Revival – 40th Anniversary Edition (Fantasy). Review by Carl F Gauze.

  • Tom Verlaine

    Tom Verlaine

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

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