• 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.

  • Nirvana: In the Words of the People Who Were There

    Nirvana: In the Words of the People Who Were There

    An expansive and exhaustive behind-the-scenes account of Nirvana’s meteoric rise to fame, and the untimely death of its iconic frontman, Kurt Cobain.

  • 3 Doors Down

    3 Doors Down

    The Greatest Hits (Universal Republic). Review by Christopher Long.

  • 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.

  • Thrice

    Thrice

    Thrice takes a victory lap before a planned hiatus, to say “goodbye” to 14 years worth of fans on their Farewell Tour. Jen Cray enjoys their bittersweet (final?) Orlando date.

  • Bush

    Bush

    After nearly a decade’s hiatus, Gavin Rossdale has relaunched BUSH, and a super sold-out show in Orlando lets Jen Cray know that she’s not the only one excited to see this band back together.

  • 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.

  • Band of Horses

    Band of Horses

    Infinite Arms (Columbia). Review by Sean Slone.

  • Local H

    Local H

    Local H prove to doubters that they are much more than a side-note in the story of grunge, and As Good As Dead is a sorely underrated album.

  • Mission Of Burma

    Mission Of Burma

    The Sound The Speed The Light (Matador Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.

  • Rick DeJesus

    Rick DeJesus

    By all accounts, Adelitas Way vocalist/songwriter Rick DeJesus should have become a statistic. Ink 19‘s Elianne Halbersberg talks with the artist about how music — and VH1 — saved his life.

  • Grunge Is Dead

    Grunge Is Dead

    Greg Prato’s new oral history of Seattle music (or “grunge” to you and me, bucko) strikes the right balance between bratty humor and pathos, thinks Matthew Moyer. And was the bassist from Guns N’ Roses really in the Fastbacks? Read on,,,

  • Pearl Jam

    Pearl Jam

    Ten (Legacy Edition) (Epic Records). Review by Tim Wardyn.

  • The Last Barbarians

    The Last Barbarians

    Weekend Warrior. Review by Robert M. Sutton.

  • Live

    Live

    Live at the Paradiso – Amsterdam (Vanguard). Review by Tim Wardyn.

  • Kyle Stevens

    Kyle Stevens

    Songs from the Orange Room. Review by Robert M. Sutton.

  • AC/DC

    AC/DC

    Black Ice (Columbia). Review by Christopher Long.

  • Bonnaroo

    Bonnaroo

    As music festivals spring up all over the country, Bonnaroo attempts to live up to its reputation as Rolling Stone Magazine‘s “Best Festival.” Jen Cray fears that the heart has gone right out of it.

  • Aaron Lewis of Staind

    Aaron Lewis of Staind

    Lead singer of Staind, Aaron Lewis, played an intimate acoustic show in Times Square, New York City with the support of Lo-Pro. Mark Fredrickson was there.

  • Year Long Disaster

    Year Long Disaster

    Year Long Disaster (Volcom). Review by Jen Cray.

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