Coming to America. Maybe it’s already here. I don’t know what you 18-24 set are into, and I’m okay with that. You do you and send me postcards. But I think the thing I’m about to tell you is way bigger in Vietnam than it is here. Loyalty Testing. Very simple premise. You suspect your […]
What I love is truth in advertising. If I buy a CD from a band named Death Stompers and I hear a piccolo and a butterfly beat, I have to call some serious BS. I think we all do judge a book by its cover and a band by its name, and it’s really on […]
On Wednesday, Sept. 20th, Fuze Box in Albany hosted Xperience Fuze Box, featuring The Chris Busone Band with Kristian Montgomery and the Winterkill Band. Photography by Timothy Reidy.
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Trouser Press Books is proud to announce Backstage & Beyond Volume 2: 45 Years of Modern Rock Chats & Rants, the second anthology from award-winning music journalist Jim Sullivan, to be published in paperback and e-book on October 19. Pre-orders are available now. PRE-ORDER BACKSTAGE & BEYOND VOLUME 2 BY JIM SULLIVAN (DIGITAL) PRE-ORDER BACKSTAGE […]
JOHN MULANEY IN CONCERT SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4TH 7:00 PM TROY SAVINGS BANK MUSIC HALL TROY, NEW YORK TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH AT 10 AM www.LiveNation.com WWW.TroyMusicHall.org *Tickets subject to applicable service charges. Price subject to change without notice.
The Jukebox The End of a Festival Say it ain’t so – The announcement has come down from Triple B Records that 2023 will see the last ever American Hardcore Fest. But the fat lady is just going to scream here, with bands like Negative Approach, Slapshot, Mindforce, Gridiron, Fury, Shipwreck, Spy, COA, Restraining Order, […]
Ben Bailey at the Cohoes Music Hall. Ben Bailey is a big (like tall and big) man. He is also a very funny man. Most folks know him from Cash Cab – which ran for 15 years and is still a staple in the land of re-runs. Being funny and keeping a hack license in […]
Reading (and Writing) is Fundamental – the Albany Book Festival at UAlbany, 9/23/23 by Dean Giagni. I always find it heartening and inspiring seeing the gym busy and packed with people on holidays. These people would be there regularly if they could and they’ve chosen a holiday or a vacation day where they’re supposed to […]
This story had me scratching my head a little, and not because of fleas. Star of the show is Toco, a Japanese man who spent the equivalent of $20,000 to become a dog. So yeah, okay, it was a costume, but as you have already seen the picture, you could pardon me for thinking he […]