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Mötley Crüe, Rob Halford and more, live at the Comcast Center, August 24, 2010
Mötley Crüe, Rob Halford and more, live at the Comcast Center, August 24, 2010
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  August 27, 2010

Into the weird

No, it's not your imagination: things are getting smaller. Or at least, it seems that way in the funhouse-mirror world of modern music, where the semi-demise of the major-label factory has colluded with the anti-star obsession of the underground to pro
Welcome to our many small worlds
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  June 05, 2010

Interview: Ozzy Osbourne

Long before he bit the heads off bats and doves, Ozzy Osbourne worked in a cheerless abattoir in the hardscrabble Aston section of Birmingham, England, where for 18 months he held such titles as "cow killer," "tripe hanger," "hoof puller," and "pig stunn
The belles lettrist tells all
By LANCE GOULD  |  January 29, 2010

Review: Buckethead, Wolff at Asylum

Little is known about the masked maniac called Buckethead. According to his mythology, he was raised in a chicken coop next door to a drive-in theater, and the bucket he wears on his head contains cursed chicken bones that give him his supernatural guit
Buckethead and Wolf, live at Asylum on May 27, 2009
By DAN CLARK  |  June 05, 2009

The good fight

The original lineup of ’90s Prov-rock stalwarts and near-stars Kilgore will be taking the stage together for the first time in eight years for “Fight to Remember.”
Kilgore reunites for cancer benefit; plus, Route .44
By BOB GULLA  |  May 18, 2007

Get heavy with it

It’s a late weeknight and I’m washing dishes in the kitchen when I hear my wife’s voice from down the hall: “Come look at this!” Wicked Wisdom perform "Something Inside of Me" on The Late Show with David Letterman (YouTube)
Down and dirty with Mrs. Smith
By JON GARELICK  |  August 10, 2006


Gallery: Ozzfest 2006

On Monday, the Ozzman cameth, and later the Ozzman rolledeth away with trucks full of cash separated from the walelts of Hot Topic headbangers from Springfield to Cohasset. Slideshow: Ozzfest 2006.  
What you missed at the summer's heaviest (and, uh, hottest) metalfest
By CARINA MASTROCOLA  |  August 02, 2006

Going on sale, March 17, 2006

Buckcherry, Click Five, Willie Nelson, Cex, and more
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By WILL SPITZ  |  March 14, 2006

Boston music news, March 17, 2006

Boston rock icons the Cars will reunite for a summer tour that hits Bank of America Pavilion on May 9. There’s just one catch: standing in for Rick Ocasek, who opted out of the reunion, will be Todd Rundgren.
Notes on The Cars, Unearth, and Hallelujah the Hills
By SARAH TOMLINSON  |  March 14, 2006


Anyone who’s ever sat through one those Ozzy solo sets that leads up to a big Black Sabbath climax at an Ozzfest will appreciate the logic of this all-covers disc.
By Matt Ashare  |  December 30, 2005