Bob Seger

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2014

    Which Sports Franchises Have the Worst Music Taste?

    By: Luke Winkie Sports and music go hand-in-hand -- it's pumped out of every stadium in America, we have jock jams, and, like the "San Diego Super Chargers," some of the oldest traditions in professional team sports are inextricably tied to specific songs. It's why the Miami Dolphins will play that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2013

    The Top Five Non-Album Atmosphere Jams to Excite You For Friday's Show!

    This Friday, midwest underground hip-hop heroes Atmosphere return to Cali at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater with Slightly Stoopid. As impressively prolific as the rap group's catalog is, it might be easy to overlook that while it's been two years since their last album, 2011's The Family Sign, th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    Reggie Watts - Segerstrom Hall- January 23, 2012

    Trying to describe a Reggie Watts show is about as messy as hurling a bunch of random phrases, melodies, beats and action verbs to a wall just to see what sticks. Because, well, that's pretty much what his show is. But the magic isn't necessarily in the chaos--literally personified by a massive clou ... More >>

  • Music

    January 3, 2013

    Why Indie Music Has Taken Over Your TV

    TV-music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas talks about small bands making big dollars in primetime

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2012

    Lucero's Ben Nichols Answers Important Questions About Women and Work

    Among a pack of Southern bands leading the resurgence of gritty, grown-man music, Ben Nichols, front man for Tennessee-based Lucero, stands out as a smoke-throated vocalist preaching rock-n-roll redemption to the lonely and broken-hearted.The Weekly caught up with Nichols by phone, as the band ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    Seven Most Memorable Musician Deaths in 2010

    Courtesy of Sanctuary RecordsRonnie James Dio, we thank you.​With the news of the death of Teena Marie over the weekend, it seems 2010 still hasn't quite finished its toll yet. In 2010 we saw some truly tragic losses to the world of music--Lena Horne, Kate McGarrigle, Marvin Isley--but here's our ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    The Anti-iTunes Stand: Why AC/DC, Kid Rock and Garth Brooks are Still Holdouts

    ​Seriously, we thought iTunes was going to announce something really cool today, but all it was, is that the Beatles are finally on iTunes. Ho-hum, maybe. You might think, who on earth is going to download the White Album in a new format AGAIN?  Well, a ton of people, apparently. After all, T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2009

    Bob Seger Lands Best-Selling Catalog Album of the Decade

    I would have figured a Beatles, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin or Michael jackson disc would have topped the chart. But no, Michigan rocker Bob Seger's Greatest Hits "is officially the decade's best-selling catalog album," reads the press release from EMI. It has sold "close to 9 million copies." I have ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2009

    Playlist: Songs about Southern California

    ​The sun finally reappeared today and I decided to play tourist. I've been promising my family pictures of where I live for the past two weeks. I'm from Florida. My parents have never been to California. Only one of my three younger siblings has visited the state. So, I got on my bicycle and clic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2009

    Indie Fest USA in Anaheim Seeks to Break Film Festival Mold

    Indie Fest USA 2009, which is scheduled to open with red carpet arrivals at the Disneyland Hotel Aug. 22 and continue seven days thereafter in Anaheim, vows to "break the mold in film festivals," according to Ray L. Gibb, vice president of events with Indie Fest USA Entertainment Group.  "At ot ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 6, 2008
  • Blogs

    August 11, 2008

    Worst Song Lyric Ever

    Who would you imagine has written the worst song lyric ever? Jethro Tull? Billy Joel? Vanilla Ice? Rick Ross? Wrong, wrong, wrong, and, well, close but still wrong. 3 Doors Down, "Here Without You" In fact, the pop culture perps are Escatawpa, Mississippi band 3 Doors Down, in the form of their ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2008

    Video Savant: Bob Seger's “Heavy Music”

    I'm about to leave on a trip for the Detroit area, where I spent my first 32 years, so allow me to indulge nostalgically in some of that city's musical lore. As deeply flawed as this Midwestern metropolis is, I still have fond memories of growing up there, and one reason was hearing the early songs ... More >>

  • Music

    December 21, 2006

    Cuzz Yore So Sweet

    Dec. 21-Dec. 28 Get Out! Nightlife and More

  • Music

    March 23, 2006

    Get Out!

    No Flip-flops
    March 23 - March 30

  • Music

    September 1, 2005

    The American Ruse

    How Bob Seger took a silver bullet for you

  • Unknown

    August 18, 2005


    Aug. 11 - Aug. 18

  • Culture

    April 15, 2004
  • Music

    January 22, 2004

    Stuck in Thee Garage

    Nobody Listens to TechnoExcept Mick Collins

  • Music

    July 18, 2002

    Love American Analog Set Style

    More or less straight-edge pop pretty boys from Texas

  • Features

    September 14, 2000

    Rich Kane: Total Idiot

    Letters to the Weeklys much-esteemed Music Editor

  • Music

    March 23, 2000

    American Psycho

    The far-Right side of Ted Nugents mind

  • Music

    June 10, 1999