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[live review] Bob Seger @ the DCU Center

And another one comes off the list. Bruce Springsteen came off three years ago at Bonnaroo. Because he's a touring whore, Tom Petty came off...
By Michael C. Walsh  |  November 30, 2011

Zombie overdrive

Pete Witham and the Cozmik Zombies are and are not exactly what you'd think. Sure, they're silly and ironic and probably wish it were 1954 all over again. But behind a bit of hokum lies a damn good band, more than a few smart turns of phrase, and an int
Pete Witham's Cozmik view of Americana
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 12, 2010

Music Seen: Man-Witch CD-release at Geno's

Anyone who doesn't like Man-Witch either didn't watch enough Saturday-morning TV as a kid, or is an incurable sourpuss.

By DAN CLARK  |  August 07, 2009

Study shows country music is still just awful

You know what I haven't done in a while, for plenty of very good reasons? Listened to the whole cotton-pickin' Billboard Hot Country chart! Yee-haw!
Who charted?
By DAVID THORPE  |  February 10, 2009


Many kinds of flight throw together the doomed characters of Hideaway , five troubled people on an isolated Maine lakeshore.
The shifts of Michael Kimball’s newest play
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  September 17, 2008

The kids are alright

Here was a band with three high school-aged kids working with outright music biz legends. Pretty damn cool.
Old hands help Far Off Place take off
By BOB GULLA  |  April 30, 2008


“Savannah” would be better

Why does the six-minute-plus final track, “Go On,” full of nothing but guitar, vocals, and a little harmonica, seem like our first introduction to the real Joe Farren?
Joe Farren would just get in trouble in Atlanta
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 29, 2007

America Blows

The United States of America is a nation with a proud history.
Since George W. Bush took office, the United States has sunk to unprecedented lows in sports and pop-culture domination
By MIKE MILIARD  |  June 29, 2007

Burn, baby, burn

Jason Spooner’s a real easy guy to like.
Jason Spooner’s smoldering Flame You Follow
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  June 27, 2007

Editors' pick: Place to remember the '90s

Remember record stores?

By PHOENIX STAFF  |  April 19, 2007

The 100 unsexiest men 2007: 10-1

These guys couldn't turn on a radio
By  |  April 14, 2007

Bob Seger - side

By  |  January 22, 2007

Bob Seger

“I will answer the wind,” Bob Seger sings in “Wait for Me,” a cut from his first new studio album in more than a decade.
Face the Promise | Capitol
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  January 22, 2007

Too many shows

If this winter’s concert scene were a crazy tag-team wrestling match, rock would be the ass-kicking king of the ring.
A hot winter concert season
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  December 28, 2006

Forward into the past!

Could it be just a coincidence that as I sit here writing this, a grizzled Bob Seger is gearing up for the release of Face the Promise , the Detroit rocker’s first proper studio album in, oh, forever and a day? The Lemonheads, "No Backbone" (mp3)
Oldies and more in the season’s CD releases
By MATT ASHARE  |  September 14, 2006

Giuliani Time

Kevin Keating’s balanced yet blistering documentary casts the trajectory of his subject’s career in a format familiar to any student of Behind the Music.
Behind the Music-style chronicling of the former mayor's career
By MATT ASHARE  |  June 07, 2006

Film music list photo 2/24/06

Screening sounds

Great moments in film have always relied upon great music — and often Hollywood’s most memorable scenes are birthed from that perfect juxtaposition of song and image.
Great music moments at the movies -- from Portland and beyond
By HOOTIE GIANGRECO  |  February 23, 2006