The Poppermost - Hits to Spare
When you title your album Hits to Spare it's pretty obvious that you think that you've got it sussed, or you've got a good sense of humor.
The Blues: Tito Jackson- Mike Zito- Dave Kalz
For this installment of The Blues, Kevin Wierzbicki gives new albums from Tito Jackson, Mike Zito, and Dave Kalz a spin.
Root 66: Murray McLauchlan- Steve Marriner- Afton Wolfe- more
Root 66 continues with Kevin listening to new released by Murray McLauchlan, Steve Marriner, Afton Wolfe and Mary Hott with the Carpenter Ants
Caught In The Act: Max Weinberg Live In Chicago
The City Winery in Chicago played host to Rock-N-Roll Hall of Fame drummer Max Weinberg and his jukebox performance
Sites and Sounds: Welcome to Rockville Edition
Normally when there's a big noise coming from Daytona International Speedway it's the sound of NASCAR drivers hurtling around the track.
Cruzados - She's Automatic
It's been 12-years since Cruzados last released an album, but that was a live recording and really it's been more than 30-years since the guys put out a new studio album.
Caught In The Act: The Struts' Strange Days Are Over Tour
Rob Grabowski caught The Struts In The Act during the Chicago stop of the Strange Days Are Over Tour at the Riviera Theatre on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021.
Root 66: John McCutcheon - Bucket List
With a 50-year career under his belt that encompasses 42 album releases and countless live appearances all over the world, it's unlikely that beloved folk musician John McCutcheon actually has much of a bucket list
The Jenny Thing - American Canyon
This band was big in the Bay Area back in the '90s where they specialized in an update on the New Wave sound. That sound has been updated further on this new effort
Caught In The Act: Alice Cooper and Ace Frehley Live In Chicago
Huntington Bank Pavilion closed out the Summer season by saving the best for last when Ace Frehley and Alice Cooper rolled into the Windy City with their no-holds-barred brand of Rock-N-Roll.
Willie Nile - The Day the Earth Stood Still
Nile has since the 1980 release of his debut album been a critic's darling with a fan base that includes Bruce Springsteen, Little Steven, Pete Townshend, Lucinda Williams and the late Lou Reed
Battle of the Band: Laura Nyro
Our Battle of the Band column has two releases from the same performer battling it out, this time around we listen to two Omnivore Recordings releases of rare material from the late Laura Nyro.
Caught In The Act: Judas Priest Live 2021
Rob Grabowski caught Judas Priest In The Act during show at the Rosemont Theatre on Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, in Rosemont, Il. Check out Rob's review and his great photos
Road Trip: United Arab Emirates: Dubai by Day
Dubai is not the largest or the wealthiest emirate in the United Arab Emirates but it is certainly the most ambitious and best-known.
Live from Celebrity Theatre: Jackson Browne Rocks Phoenix
One of Jackson Browne's big hits is "Running on Empty" but the tank was full when the beloved singer took the stage at Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix
Rock Reads: Rainbow in the Dark: The Autobiography - Ronnie James Dio with Mick Wall and Wendy Dio
Dio was working on his autobiography at the time of his death and now more than a decade later and with help from his widow Wendy Dio and music journalist Mick Wall the book finally sees the light of day
Jack Russell's Great White - Great Zeppelin II: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin
Longtime fans of Great White will remember that the band released Great Zeppelin: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin back in 1998 and now more than two decades later they offer this 14-track follow-up
Caught In The Act: Luke Bryan, Runaway June, and Dylan Scott
Rob Grabowski caught Luke Bryan, Runaway June, and Dylan Scott In The Act during show at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Tinley Park, Ill. Check out Rob's great photos!
MorleyView: Dennis DeYoung
Morley recently caught up with rock legend Dennis DeYoung for a fun and informative conversation about the former Styx icon's '26 East' Vol 1 and 2 releases.
Singled Out: Vapors Of Morphine's Irene
Vapors Of Morphine recently released their new album, 'Fear & Fantasy' and to celebrate we asked singer and multi-instrumentalist Jeremy Lyons to tell us about the lead single 'Irene'
Singled Out: All Systems Go's No One Does Homecoming Like Us
All Systems Go recently released their brand new single 'No One Does Homecoming Like Us' and to celebrate we asked Matt Pezza to tell us about the track.
Singled Out: Death Party Playground's Upside Down
Death Party Playground are releasing their new EP 'The Good Years' this week (October 15th) and to celebrate we asked Kyle Taylor to tell us about the single 'Upside Down.'
Singled Out: Scott Fisher's Victor or the Vanquished
Scott Fisher is gearing up to release his new album, '93 Million Miles', on October 23rd and to celebrate we asked him to tell us about the single 'Victor Or The Vanquished'.
Singled Out: Brion Starr's Morning Light
NYC's glam revivalist Brion Starr is gearing up to release his Tony Visconti (David Bowie, T. Rex, Sparks) produced album 'A Night To Remember' and to celebrate we asked him to tell us about the lead single 'Morning Light'
Singled Out: Station's I Can't Find My Way
NYC 'New Wave Of Classic Rock' band Station released their brand new album, 'Perspective', this week and to celebrate we asked guitarist Chris Lane to tell us about the new single 'I Can't Find My Way'.
Singled Out: The National Parks' UFO
The National Parks just released their new album, 'A Mix For The End Of The World' and to celebrate we asked lead vocalist/guitarist Brady Parks to tell us about the new single 'UFO'.
Singled Out: J.D. Wilkes & the Legendary Shack Shakers' Punk Rock Retirement Plan
J.D. Wilkes & the Legendary Shack Shakers are gearing up to release their Jello Biafra produced new album, 'Cockadoodledeux' next month and to celebrate we asked J.D. to tell us about the song 'Punk Rock Retirement Plan'.
Singled Out: Concrete Dreams' Called Out
New Jersey metal fusion band Concrete Dreams recently released their new single 'Called Out' (feat. Chris Tito of zoume) and to celebrate we asked vocalist Jeremiah Mayhem to tell us about the track
Singled Out and Lyric Video Premiere: Micah Walk's Among The Stars
Micah Walk just released his brand new Americana album, 'Among The Stars,' and to celebrate we have asked him to tell us about the title song 'Among The Stars'.
Singled Out: Little Us' Real To Me
Connecticut rockers Little Us recently released their new music video and single 'Real To Me' and to celebrate we asked Rithya Claude to tell us about the track.
Singled Out: EPL's Catalyst
EPL (singer, songwriter and guitarist Erinn Peet Lukes) just released her new single 'Catalyst' (from her forthcoming EP) and to celebrate we asked her to tell us about the track.
Singled Out: Attraction To Tragedy's Reinventing Romance
Attraction To Tragedy just released a video for the title track to their forthcoming album, 'Reinventing Romance' and to celebrate we asked Brandon Burke to tell us about the song
Singled Out: Cory M. Coons' Freedom Road
Acclaimed roots rocker Cory M. Coons just released his new single 'Freedom Road' and to celebrate we have asked him to share with us the inspiration for the song.
Singled Out: Sons Of Silver's Hesitate
Sons Of Silver recently released their new single 'Hesitate' from their forthcoming 'Ordinary Sex Appeal' EP and to celebrate we asked frontman Peter Argyropoulos to tell us about the track
Singled Out: Man Made Hills I'm Dead
Devilish' Americana singer-songwriter Man Made Hills just released his new album 'Lostboy,' and to celebrate we asked him to give us a deeper insight into the song, 'I'm Dead.'
Singled Out: Loveland Duren's Where Are We Going
Loveland Duren (Vicki Loveland and Van Duren) released their new album 'Any Such Thing' this week and to celebrate we asked Vicki to tell us about the song 'Where Are We Going'.