John Fogerty

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Delta Spirit | Delta Spirit

The characters in Delta Spirit's songs— wistful daydreamers, hopeless romantics, and clear-eyed pragmatists alike— are as rich and complex as the music.
Rounder (2012)
By ANNIE ZALESKI  |  March 16, 2012

Dirty old men

"We were kind of just . . . normal guys who liked to . . . enjoy stuff."
The Jesus Lizard return to rewreck rock
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  November 13, 2009

Portland scene report: August 8, 2008

That’s right, Darien Brahms is finally following up on 2003’s excellent Green Valentine with another disc from Cornmeal Records.

Walking the line

Duke Robillard comes out Swingin’.
Duke Robillard comes out Swingin’
By BOB GULLA  |  May 28, 2008

New bottle

“A lot of today’s music is a little bit ironic," says Reed, and I don’t have any of that. It’s not about irony.”
Eli ‘Paperboy’ Reed’s vintage sounds
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  April 07, 2008

John Fogerty

Fogerty is again in full command of his talent for blending heartfelt writing with irony-free meat-and-potatoes rock.
Revival | Fantasy
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 15, 2007


Going on sale: September 28, 2007

Deadly Syndrome, Dying Fetus, Brett Dennen, and more.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  September 25, 2007

Techno purity

“I have to run to Dunkin’ Donuts,” says Eric McLaughlin (a/k/a DJ Eric Grey) late on a Wednesday night.
Central Square leaves techno to the purists
By DAVID DAY  |  July 24, 2007

Got game?

A guide to the city's best sports bars
By HEATHER BOUZAN  |  May 21, 2007

Evolution rock

For the past 11 years, Wilco leader Jeff Tweedy has been trying to carve his band’s image into the Mount Rushmore of Great American Rock.
Jeff Tweedy takes Wilco to the next level
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  May 08, 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


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

Going on Sale: June 9, 2006

Reggae Sunsplash, Family Values, The Chili Peppers, Black Heart Procession, and Willie Nelson shares the stage with John Fogerty
Breaking news from the concert-ticket trade
By WILL SPITZ  |  June 06, 2006