More music reviews … from Classic Rock to indie jams.
Check out upcoming records shows and events, including Cromwell (CT) Record Riot on May 6 and Brooklyn (NY) Flea Record Fair on May 19.
Roger Glover and others gathered to tell the tale of… well, a musical adaptation of illustrator Alan Aldridge and poet William Plomer’s ‘The Butterfly Ball & The Grasshopper’s Feast,’ a delightful tale that combined semi-psychedelic intent and art into one of the most enduring childrens’ books of the age.
Five CDs round up what is surely the last word on the Dolls’ unreleased archive, at least so far as listenable artifacts are concerned.
Craft Recordings announces a special reissue of Social Distortion’s ‘Live at the Roxy.’ Due out on June 29th — almost 20 years to the day of the album’s original release date.
The question is not “why is there so much bad music out there?” The question is, “why has so much of it made its way into your record collection?”
Prince’s iconic wardrobe, guitars, memorabilia and more to rock the auction stage at Hard Rock Cafe New York, Friday, May 18, 2018.
In the end “Jimbo,” Stevie Ray Vaughan’s first guitar, sold for $250,000.00 and was the highlight at Heritage Aucitons April 15, 2018 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction. But there were other notable items that sold, too.
The top records sold in Tefteller’s ’50s and ’60s R&B Vocal Group 45s auction (closed April 5).
The Bordellos Debt Sounds (thebordellos3.bandcamp. com/releases) It’s taken ten years for this to get a proper release… ten years since the Bordellos spent ten consecutive Friday nights laying down seventeen songs on a heap of machines, not one of which …