• 2020 on Fire

    2020 on Fire

    Sound Salvation takes on current events with a playlist addressing the current fight for racial and social justice in America and the battles playing out in the streets in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd.

  • Obnox


    Bang Messiah (Smog Veil). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

  • Lafayette Afro Rock Band Vs. Ice

    Lafayette Afro Rock Band Vs. Ice

    Afro Funk Explosion! (Manifesto). Review by Scott Adams.

  • Pitchfork Music Festival 2009

    Pitchfork Music Festival 2009

    For its fourth year the Pitchfork Music Festival proves to Chris Catania, and about 20,000 fans, that it can deliver the goods as well as the big guys.

  • Tiny Masters of Today

    Tiny Masters of Today

    Skeleton (Mute). Review by Carl F Gauze

  • Tim Fite

    Tim Fite

    Chris Catania gets cozy in a fishy alley with Tim Fite, who isn’t Gallagher and doesn’t wear stretch pants.

  • Pitchfork Music Festival

    Pitchfork Music Festival

    Despite being sunkissed by Spiritualized and bum rushed by Public Enemy, Chris Catania is distinctly underwhelmed by this year’s Pitchfork Festival.

  • Check the Technique

    Check the Technique

    Brian Colman’s book gives the inside scoop on 36 classic hip-hop albums, all from the mouths of the artists who created them. Lori Bartlett thinks it’s about time.

  • Defamation League

    Defamation League

    The Anatomy of Grit-Hop (Defamation League). Review by Chris Catania.

  • Junkie XL

    Radio JXL: A Broadcast From The Computer Hell Cabin (Koch). Review by Varkentine GSPJ.

  • Anthrax

    We’ve Come For You All (Sanctuary). Review by Van Sias.

  • Fine Arts Militia

    Fine Arts Militia (Slam Jamz/Koch). Review by Bill Campbell.

  • Northern State

    Dying in Stereo (Star Time). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • Mr. Lif

    Boston B-Boy Mr. Lif gives the lowdown on 9/11, the five greatest hip-hop albums, and the state of the world with Bill Campbell.

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