Rock music

Pearl Jam’s Ten brought about a radical change in modern rock music

The group gave a voice to disenfranchised people and always did things their way The universe works in mysterious ways. But sometimes it works more obviously. Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament may have felt their chance to be successful in music with their band Mother Love Bone was taken from underneath them with the tragic […]

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‘Rock music is being ignored by our government,’ says Saxon’s Biff Byford

Saxon frontman Biff Byford has slammed Boris Johnson’s government for its reluctance to engage with a music industry in peril during the current coronavirus crisis, and says he fears the worst for touring rock bands: “Someone ‘one should make fucking decisions,’ he says. . “It’s very good to take care of ballet and theater, I’m […]

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SWEET HOME AUGUSTA: SOUTHERN ROCK MUSIC RETURNS TO THE MILLER WITH GOIN ‘SOUTH BAND

By Don Rhodes The restored historic Miller Theater on Broad Street will come back to life at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 10, when blues-gospel singer Ryan Abel and his musicians return for their “Goin ‘South” concert. Classic southern rock songs will be recreated almost note for note by bands like Lynyrd Skynyrd, Allman Brothers, […]

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Can push the limits of rock music on ‘Tago Mago’

In August 1971, when Can released his second album, Tago Mago, there wasn’t much that looked like it. Half a century later, there is still not much in the musical landscape like this record. The debut album of the German krautrock band, 1969’s Monster Movie, featured many of the same elements featured in the sequel: […]

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Matt Stevens: “I like the idea of ​​ambitious rock music…”

As anyone with a laptop and an insatiable thirst for new music will tell you, many of the most exciting new releases can be found on the Internet, as the traditional record label route gradually becomes an inconvenient anachronism. Proudly sneaking under the mainstream radar, guitarist Matt Stevens’ 2010 album Phantom was one of the […]