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Photos: Stone Temple Pilots at the Comcast Center

Stone Temple Pilots live at the Comcast Center in Mansfield, MA on September 1, 2010
Stone Temple Pilots live at the Comcast Center in Mansfield, MA on September 1, 2010
By GINA SIMONE  |  September 03, 2010
Stone Temple Pilots at the Bank of America Pavilion

Stone Temple Pilots at the Bank of America Pavilion

Well, this will make you feel old: Stone Temple Pilots are in rotation on classic-rock radio. They'll be playing their '90s alt-rock classics - now...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 26, 2010

Love's life

Courtney and Hole stake their claim
Courtney and Hole stake their claim
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  July 02, 2010

The Big Hurt: Enduring the Billboard ‘Active’ chart

If you're not in the radio business, you might not know the term "Active Rock." It's not a genre, thank Heaven, but a radio format — the worst radio format.
Who charted?
By DAVID THORPE  |  June 04, 2010
Recap: 4-5-10 Young Will

Recap: 4-5-10 Young Will

Here's today’s recap!  Ipad News ReportKeith and Fletcher found a news report from the Apple Store at 5th Ave. in NYC. Skip Fredrick’s gave us...
By MorningIntern  |  April 05, 2010
Scott Weiland Pictures

Scott Weiland Pictures

Click the image, or here, for pictures of Scott Weiland performing live at the Hard Rock Cafe in...
By Charlie  |  January 26, 2009


Scott Weiland | “Happy” in Galoshes

It might be one of the year’s worst albums, an underwritten, overarranged mess of factory-floor guitar fuzz, go-nowhere vocal melodies, limp electronic beats, and lyrical clunkers
Softdrive/New West (2008)
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  November 24, 2008

Unstoppable force

“Basically it’s like, if you get what we’re doing, then no explanation is necessary, and if you don’t, then no explanation is possible.”
The sludgy juggernaut of the Melvins
By MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG  |  August 04, 2008

The big hurt: Hello, goodbye

I should probably explain that this is not the same David Thorpe who recently resigned from a different local newspaper where he wrote a beloved weekly column very, very much like this one.
And a warm hello to STP, Britney, and Lily Allen
By DAVID THORPE  |  February 20, 2008

Playlist: October 12, 2007

"The Roar of the Masses Could Be Farts," Pay to Cum," "Gary's Got a Boner," and more
Pet Genius: “Top 5 Songs Alluding to Bodily Functions”
By PET GENIUS  |  October 09, 2007

Midsummer muses

It’s been almost 20 years since Corgan first bared his barren soul to the world and not a whole lot has changed.
Smashing Pumpkins redux and Velvet Revolver
By MATT ASHARE  |  July 23, 2007


Chemical imbalance

“We’re Velvet Revolver . . . and we still play motherfucking rock ’n’ roll!”
Velvet Revolver, Avalon, May 16, 2007
By JAMES PARKER  |  May 21, 2007

On the racks: November 21, 2006

...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of the Dead
Army of Anyone, Joanna Newsom, the Game, (+44)
By MATT ASHARE  |  November 21, 2006

Slick Weave, the Ruler

Have you heard that new(ish) Raconteurs album? Wow.
The Raging Main are a late-night party
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 09, 2006

Portland scene report, March 31, 2006

New music in the works for Now Transmission, Pete Kilpatrick, El Grande, Hi Fivin' White Guys, and Enchantments