Lemmy: 1945-2015

(Photo by Mark Weiss)

(From Rock & Roll Recollections: A Journalist’s 50-Year Diary)

Morning interviews with rock and roll performers are extremely rare; as a matter of fact, I only conducted one professional conversation when the sun was still rising in the sky. It was in July 1983, and it …

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Shoreworld: LOD Winterfest 2016 Asbury Angels Inductions – The Stone Pony – Jan. 15

 

JESSE MALIN : NEW YORK BEFORE THE WAR

The Asbury Angels first came to light in 2012. The mission for Asbury Angels was and is to honor the lives and history of members of the Asbury Park music community, including, but not limited to, musicians, tech support persons, DJs, …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Fall Out Boy, Sting, TesseracT and More

TesseracT/Irving Plaza/December 7, 2015

In 2003, guitarist Alec “Acle” Kahney began posting clips of his technical guitar leads on online forums and the feedback helped him improve his technique. He formed progressive metal band TesseracT in 2007 in Milton Keynes, England. Due to Kahney’s heavy guitar style, TesseracT became one …

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Maria’s Local Radar: Eastbourne

Happy New Year to each and every one of you! I hope your holiday season was filled with love, happiness, and tons of music! We recently kicked off the year at Starland Ballroom with Badfish: The Ultimate Sublime Tribute to a packed house per usual, with some awesome local talent …

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Queued Up: ‘The Gift,’ ‘Flowers In The Attic,’ ‘The Larry Fessenden Collection’ and More

THE GIFT (2015)

The setup: In this menacing tale of high school comeuppance, successful executive Simon (Jason Bateman) reconnects with awkward schoolmate Gordo (writer/director Joel Edgerton) at a high end home goods store. Simon and his architect wife Robyn (Rebecca Hall) invite him to dinner, and the uncomfortable evening soon …

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Rant ‘N’ Roll: Top 10 Favorite CDs, Movies, TV Shows, Books, And Concerts

Top 10 Blues CDs

1) Steve Earle & The Dukes, Terraplane

2) Duke Robillard, The Acoustic Blues Roots Of Duke Robillard

3) Tinsley Ellis, Tough Love

4) Cash Box Kings, Holding Court

5) Soundtrack, Bessie: Music From The HBO Film

6) Victor Wainwright & The Wildroots, Boom Town

7) The …

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Kam on Film: ‘Where To Invade Next,’ ‘Trumbo’ and What’s New In Theaters

Where To Invade Next

Dog Eat Dog Films

Rated R for profanity, drug use, violent images and brief graphic nudity.

Michael Moore Mounts Faux Invasion In Tongue-in-Cheek Mocumentary

Oscar-winner Michael Moore (for Bowling For Columbine) has been challenging the power structure ever since releasing Roger & Me way back …

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Shoreworld: The Black Cloud; Dark City Entertainment

The Black Clouds – Going Places

            I got a chance to speak with Dan Matthews this week about what the band has been up to. He handed me a four-song, self-titled EP. The Black Clouds have been on the scene since 2004, and their 2008 debut disc, Wishing Well, …

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Maria’s Local Radar: Taking Back Sunday At Starland Ballroom

With so many things happening this holiday season, it was nice to take a day to breathe it all in. On Saturday, Dec. 19, at Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, I attended Taking Back Sunday’s Holiday Pop-Up Shop presented by, naturally, The Aquarian Weekly. As many of you know, this …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Over The Rhine, Corrosion Of Conformity, The Sword and More

Twin Fog/The Penthouse At The Standard Hotel, East Village/November 30, 2015

Sebastian Blanck was born in New Haven, Connecticut, and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1998 from the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, Rhode Island. Since 2002, he has shown his art in solo exhibitions …

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