Last week the film world mourned the loss of one of its most memorable giants. Richard Kiel, best known as beloved James Bond henchman "Jaws" and more recently as nail-headed construction foreman Mr. Larsen in Happy Gilmore, died in Fresno, California at the age of 74. A big man with a heart to matc ... More >>
The Aquabats are 20 this year. If that sounds crazy to you, imagine what that means to its members: That's 20 years of tights-wearing, gravity-defying, villain-fighting, rock & roll shenanigans on stage. Led by the M.C. Bat Commander, backed up by Crash McLarson, Jimmy the Robot, Ricky Fitness and ... More >>
By: Claudia Schou Dedicated Monkees fans can take in The Monkee Experience with three of the original members--Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork--as they embark on 24-city musical tour called "Midsummer's Night with The Monkees," making a stop on Tuesday night at the Terrace Theater in Lo ... More >>
Front man Dave Wakeling Explains how a bunch of UK punks became kings of island riddim
Neil Diamond Honda Center 8/21/12 See Also: *Kiss and Motley Crue at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater *Iron Maiden at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater *Aerosmith at Hollywood Bowl Neil Diamond is farther ahead of the curve than you realize. At the tender young age of 71, Diamond has his own Twitter (417 ... More >>
Davy Jones, former lead singer of the made-for-TV band the Monkees, died today in a hospital in Florida, apparently of a heart attack. He was 66. The star of the NBC comedy series was born in Manchester, England. The Monkees, partly inspired in part by the Beatles movie A Hard Day's Night, turne ... More >>
Like vampires, old bands are best left buried deep in the earth, secure in their lead coffins and unable to drain vitality from unsuspecting new victims. Either because their most desperate fans demand it or because their mortgage notes are past due, the rock bands of yore keep punching thro ... More >>
With chatter about the 40th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper's and "Strawberry Fields Forever"/"Penny Lane" single and reissues of two of the Monkees' best albums (Headquarters and Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd.) fresh in my mind, I am compelled to compare two of the best songs by these iconic p ... More >>
Some of the Monkees' prefab music-by-committee attains classic status
Tim Buckley, My Fleeting House (MVD Visual)
Nov. 29 - Dec. 5
Dale Crover and the unstoppable killing machine
Aug. 11 - Aug. 18
Guitar Wolf leaves home
John Easdale is still all about the rock
Getting too close to Rodney Bingenheimer
Sky Saxon & the Seeds live the myth
Let your vagine light shine!
Davy Jones says Marcia Brady needed a good pounding
The summer music preview!
But not in an insensitive way
Crooner Phil Shane just wants the world to love him. With his wife, Michlene, hes gotten off to a good start. And now, with a Vegas tryout, all his dreams may come true
New Years resolutions for the rest of yall!
Orange County, California: 2001
But the Bananas could also be the last of the great flip-out bands
And Roy Gaines munches T-Bone
Dreams and nightmares come true at this years NB Film Fest
When good things happen to bad people
Coffee talk with George Fryer
How not to become a star
Arturo Sandoval, please come home!
The Groovie Ghoulies G-rated horror rock
White-trash fever heats up as the millennium approaches
A trip to country's real home: Bakersfield
Hey! It really IS the Year of the Woman!
Scowling, butt-grinding guy is on the loose