4 days ago | Music
Despite their mega success in the '90s, Garbage have always been the most down-to-earth and humble people you will ever meet, most likely it’s a Midwest thing. Truthfully, sometimes, when you meet bands that are at the level of success that Garbag...
12 days ago | Ska
In 1980, I was 16 years old and thought The Specials were one of the coolest bands I had ever heard. Don’t get me wrong, there was Bowie, the Clash, Van Halen, Boingo, Prince and Rick James; they were all part of my high school cool bands list. Bu...
14 days ago | Ska
In March 2007, Big D and the Kids Table went from being a cool punk-ska band to a must-see band with their release of Strictly Rude. Since then, this Boston-based band has done it all in the world of ska punk and two-tone fusion. Other than ska le...
2 months ago | Curb Your Cynicism
On Saturday, May 13th, the house that Scully built will be the home of the Piano Man; at least for one night. It’s been some time since anyone from the Bronx was welcomed on this field of dreams. Billy Joel has earned that dubious distinction of b...
2 months ago | Music Festivals
On Aug. 1, 1981, MTV was officially launched with the airing of a video for the Buggles' new-wave, synth/pop song "Video Killed the Radio Star." Who knew that fateful night the fledgeling TV station would create a new dynamic that changed not only...
2 months ago | Concerts
With their feet in the air and head on the ground, alternative music fans still love their Pixies. There are very few people these days who haven’t heard their music in one form or another. This band has done it all. They’ve been featured in movie...