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Interview: John Lydon – Truth and Integrity in Life and Music

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John Lydon is one of those rare figures in public life who isn't afraid to speak his mind. Read More »

Reader Giveaway: Silver Lake Chorus LP – New Songs by Sia, Flaming Lips, Aimee Mann, Death Cab For Cutie’s Ben Gibbard, More

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The Los Angeles indie-choral group recently released its debut self-titled album, produced by Australian singer-songwriter Ben Lee and featuring arrangements of rare and new tracks written for the chorus by a "chorus" of pop-music luminaries. Read More »

Music Feature/Interview: Hollis Brown Reflects on New Album ‘3 Shots’ and a New Tour

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Be sure to watch my full interview to learn more about Hollis Brown and to hear snippets of a few of the latest tracks from '3 Shots.' Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Video Premiere: Inbal Segev – ‘Prelude’ from Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major from ‘Bach: Cello Suites’

Inbal Segev Bach Cello Suites

Bach's Cello Suites, says the cellist, are '[m]asterpieces by perhaps the greatest composer who ever lived' that 'give every cellist who plays them not only a lesson on the magnificent possibilities the instrument offers but also a glimpse into the world beyond...' Read More »

Bounce, Skate & Rock: An Overview of Janet Jackson

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This brief overview takes one into Jackson’s awesome body of work cultivated over 30 years. Before checking out her soon-to-be released new record, get reacquainted with the albums that laid the groundwork for it. Read More »

Music Interview: Ten Questions with Awaken the Empire

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In part two of my three-part piece on Seattle-based quartet, Awaken the Empire, I had the immense pleasure of sitting down with the band members to get to know them all a little better. Read More »

Music Feature: Wake Up to Awaken the Empire

2015 promotional photo Awaken the Empire

Meet your new favorite band, Awaken the Empire, a Seattle-based rock four-piece. Read More »

Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary Commemorated on Stage, on Screen, and on the Page

The Grateful Dead, photo courtesy of Fathom Events

The Dead played their first documented concert at Magoo's Pizza Parlor on May 5, 1965. Read More »

The Rockologist: For Your Consideration – The Jayhawks; Gavin Harrison; Steve Rothery; Lonely Robot

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The Rockologist is back from the dead, with a fresh batch of new music for your consideration. Read More »

I Shall Be Released: New Recordings and Tours from Modest Mouse, Shania Twain, Mumford & Sons, Joan Armatrading, My Morning Jacket, Josh Groban and More

Modest Mouse

Plus Tori Amos, John Patitucci, Wale, Zac Brown Band, Johnny Winter, Tony Bennett & Bill Evans, and More Read More »