• A Shot of Poison (10th Anniversary Edition)

    A Shot of Poison (10th Anniversary Edition)

    Nostalgia is a powerful force, and Christopher Long’s account of hair metal icons Poison and their 2006 tour puts Ian Koss in a reflective mood.

  • A Decade in the Rearview

    A Decade in the Rearview

    Where does the time go? Contributing writer Christopher Long reflects on his first decade with Ink 19.

  • My Way

    My Way

    In rural Pennsylvania a pair of gorgeous musicians head out to L.A. and try to make it big in rock and roll.

  • Shout It Out Loud

    Shout It Out Loud

    A quick and witty read, this is a feel-good story from the heart that definitely is worth the read, no matter what your beliefs.

  • Stryper


    Mightier than Motley and prettier than Poison, ’80s So-Cal metal missionary poster boys Stryper returned to Orlando for some arena-rock-style praise and worship. Long time fan Christopher Long was in the front pew.

  • Mötley Crüe

    Mötley Crüe

    With enough bad blood between the bands to make Keith Richards envious following a transfusion, the Mötley Crüe/Poison/New York Dolls Tour was more of a Deathmatch than a good-time, glam revival. Chris Long snuck in on the action.

  • Bret Michaels

    Bret Michaels

    Shortly before the Poison frontman suffered serious medical issues, Cindy Barrymore got to see the man in action in Chicago.

  • Avenged Sevenfold

    Avenged Sevenfold

    Avenged Sevenfold (Warner Brothers). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Poison


    Poison’d (EMI). Review by Christopher Long.

  • Allister


    What’s the difference between young bands and old bands, and why would you want to be one and not the other? Lynn Wallace talks to Allister and finds out.

  • Twisted Sister

    Twisted Sister

    Still Hungry (Spitfire Records). Review by Vinnie Apicella.

  • Alien Crime Syndicate

    Alien Crime Syndicate

    Ten Songs In The Key Of Betrayal (The Control Group). Review by Addam Donnelly.

  • Yes No Maybe

    Yes No Maybe

    Pieces of the Puzzle EP (Memphis Records). Review by Eric J. Iannelli.

  • Spin the Bottle

    Kiss,hair bands,tribute,cover,homage,80's,Whitesnake,Cinderella,Melvins,Styx,Various,Spin the Bottle – A Tribute to Kiss,KOCH Records,Joe Frietze

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