Pearlpalooza took place in Albany on Saturday, September 16th, with Alex Sucks, Fishbone, B.Chaps and Freedom Stratton
Did you ever hear about frogs raining from the sky? Or fish falling out of a tornado? Acts of God? I guess it depends on your philosophical bent. But weird stuff happens. And along those lines, I present to you this: pink flamingos on your neighbor’s yard, standing next to garden gnomes and cutsie wooden […]
Opalka Gallery has a Friday Series going on outside of the Gallery. Belle Skinner and Sirsy played outside on September 15th. Photography by Timothy Reidy.
We reached out to Peter Pallis of the band AnAkA, who will be playing at the upcoming Rock and Oddities Con. This is their story. RRX: I’m listening to the song “Ominous Visions” on your site. I love the concept, the graphics. And in metal, the apocalypse is never far from being at hand. Ruin, […]
Show Detective. Friday, September 22nd New York State International Film Festival, The Linda, Albany, 6pm Welcome to the 8th Annual Short Film Festival, a captivating celebration of the art of storytelling through the lens of the silver screen. As we embark on this remarkable cinematic journey, we invite you to immerse yourself in a world […]
Harold Bronson releases Rock Diaries. On September 27, Trouser Press Books will publish Time Has Come Today: Rock and Roll Diaries 1967 – 2007 by Harold Bronson. Early praise for the book has come in from the likes of Dr. Demento, legendary journalist and author Robert Hilburn, and others. “Harold Bronson, co-founder of Rhino Records, […]
The Great Wall of China is one of the seven wonders of the world, can be seen from space (NASA claims no) and has presided over thousands of years of history, separating China from the Mongolian plains. But it’s a bitch to get around if you happen to be running an excavator on other business. […]
Julian Lage performed at Lark Hall in Albany on Friday, September 15th. Photography by Timothy Reidy.
In this edition of Thanks for Asking, we interview Anna Mernieks of the band Beams. Interview by Liam Sweeny. RRX: Every comic book hero has an origin story. What is the origin story for the band? (points if you tell it like a comic book origin.) AM: In the sleepy suburb of Brampton, Ontario, local […]
This past Saturday, the mighty Fishbone took the stage closing out the annual PearlPalooza event to an enthusiastic crowd of festival goers. Fishbone has had a lengthy career spanning four decades, beginning as part of the third wave ska movement and early alternative rock scene in 1980’s Los Angeles. Fishbone brings a spectacular blend of […]