Garbage mined their early material for both hits and obscurities at the band’s stellar concert at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday, October 24th.
Brinsley Schwarz Live Favourites (Mega Dodo BSLP 1) Nobody who saw Brinsley Schwarz in concert, at least around the time that this was taped, could ever forgive history for the mess it’s made of their memory. Nick Lowe wrote their …
Wreckless Eric AmERICa (Fire Records) Instantly recognizable but eternally individual, Wreckless Eric’s first solo album in over a decade opens with a slice of defiant autobiography that really is all the background you need. If you know Eric from past …
Blur made their first-ever performance at New York City’s Madison Square Garden a memorable one with a terrific set featuring songs from their latest album, The Magic Whip, as well as a host of Blur classics.
Here’s the first installment of the Power Pop Plus blog’s “30 Reviews in Five Days” project, posting six CD reviews a day on five consecutive days
Roger Waters The Wall, a film that mixes concert footage of a live presentation of The Wall with a documentary that presents the personal cost of war to Roger Waters’ own family, is a gripping piece of cinema that will put the viewer through a myriad of emotions and leave them cursing the horror, the enormous human cost, and the utter futility of war.
Marc Bolan Presents the Soul Sessions (Light of Love/Easy Action WAXCOCD001) Marc Bolan’s atempts to establish and, in some ways, reinvent himself as a fount of seventies soul authenticity always fell some way short of capturing the public imagination. Both …
It’s all Hugh Cornwell, and it’s all very English sounding anyway, which, in the case of rock music, is for the better.
One of the many things to love about the Kooks is their willingness to explore all genres and bring it into the now, as proven in this new single.
Given The Who’s recent postponement of their scheduled Fall 2015 North American tour due to Roger Daltrey’s health issues, Fathom Events’ cinema screenings on Thursday, October 8th of The Who’s terrific new concert film, The Who Live In Hyde Park, was well timed.