CJ Ramone is His Own Man on American Beauty

American Beauty CJ Ramone Fat Wreck Chords, 2017 “Let's Go” gets this party started. There's an urgent refrain, an itch being scratched and a … [Read more...]

The Ood are Itching for a Fight

The Own You EP The Ood Independent Release, 2017 From Tampa come The Ood, a five piece who specialize in coarse, unburnished 70's throwback rock. … [Read more...]

The Real McKenzies Return with Two Devils Will Talk

Two Devils Will Talk The Real McKenzies Fat Wreck Chords, 2017 The Real McKenzies have been at this Celtic Punk thing for 25 years now and like … [Read more...]

Race to Neptune Stunning Debut

Oh Contraire Race to Neptune Independent Release, 2017 From Fort Collins, Colorado comes Race to Neptune. They shape layers of post punk with hints … [Read more...]

Allan Holdsworth’s Epic Retrospective

Eidolon Allan Holdsworth Manifesto, 2017 Before Joe Satriani and Steve Vai there was Allan Holdsworth. Guitar heroes of the common variety may be … [Read more...]

Mayve’s Brand New Retro

Motion Mayve Independent Release, 2016 What's old is new again, and that on it's own can be fun. Long Island's Mayve are making their way down a … [Read more...]

Bring your Dancin’ Shoes for Coral Creek

Coral Creek Coral Creek Independent Release, 2016 Jam bands can be a self absorbed and indulgent bunch. Endlessly churning away at progressions for … [Read more...]

Six String Soldier Answers the Call of Duty

Six String Soldier Joey Stuckey Senate Records, 2016 White boys playin' the blues can be a well trod, cliché filled, music genre. Blind blues … [Read more...]

Bash And Pop’s Brilliant Sophomore Release

Anything Can Happen Bash & Pop Fat Possum, 2017 Bash & Pop was Tommy Stinson's post Replacements project from 1991. They released one … [Read more...]

And Now Even More, Van Mo

It's Too Late to Stop Now II, III, IV and DVD Van Morrison Legacy, 2016 Released in 1974, It's Too Late to Stop Now is frequently cited as one of … [Read more...]