Top 11 New York City Songs

Top 11 New York City Songs

“New York now leads the world’s great cities in the number of people around whom you shouldn’t make a sudden move.” – David Letterman (Editor’s Note: As this list curates songs from the folk/classic rock realm, it does not feature Frank Sinatra’s classic “Theme From ‘New York New York,” though that has been added here […]

Thrice’s Dustin Kensrue Releases Live Covers LP ‘Thoughts That Float on a Different Blood – Listen

Thrice’s Dustin Kensrue Releases Live Covers LP ‘Thoughts That Float on a Different Blood – Listen

Dustin Kensrue, lead vocalist/guitarist of the band Thrice (who just ended a hiatus and are preparing a new album/tour), is also an accomplished solo artist. Today, his new solo covers album, Thoughts That Float on a Different Blood, was released. The record features some eclectic song selections covered by Kensrue – songs from the likes […]

Hear Thrice’s Dustin Kensrue Tackle Brand New’s ‘Jesus Christ’ – Off Eclectic New Covers LP

Hear Thrice’s Dustin Kensrue Tackle Brand New’s ‘Jesus Christ’ – Off Eclectic New Covers LP

Long-running rock/indie band Thrice are currently working on a new album, their first since ending the hiatus they’d been on since 2012. Ahead of its release (which has yet to be officially announced), lead singer/guitarist Dustin Kensrue will add to his catalog of solo albums with Thoughts That Float On A Different Blood, which will be […]

Top 11 Car Songs

Top 11 Car Songs

September marks the start of the new car season. It’s that time when your dreams of a flashy red convertible lie crushed as you drive off in a new (and significantly safer and more practical) minivan. At least rockers don’t have to worry about fuel efficiency, cargo capacity and child safety seats. They’ve produced our […]

A Peaceful, Easy Chat with Singer/Songwriter Jack Tempchin

A Peaceful, Easy Chat with Singer/Songwriter Jack Tempchin

His name may not be familiar to most music fans but over the past for decades the extraordinary body of work by singer/songwriter Jack Tempchin has served as the musical soundtrack for millions of listeners around the globe. His C.V. is impressive, notching covers by the likes of Eagles, Emmylou Harris, Glen Campbell, Johnny Rivers […]

Tom Waits Added to Bridge School Benefit Lineup

Tom Waits Added to Bridge School Benefit Lineup

Tom Waits just announced that he has been added to the lineup for this year’s Bridge School Benefit, taking place at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California on October 26th & 27th. Waits tweeted the news: ALERT! Tom will perform a full acoustic set feat songs from BAD AS ME for the upcoming Bridge […]

Top 11 Songs About Dogs and Cats

Top 11 Songs About Dogs and Cats

Dogs & cats make their way into the average Internet user’s mind every 0.4 seconds. Okay, we made that statistic up, but it DOES seem realistic, doesn’t it? It’s hard to go for more than 5 minutes on the Web without seeing an irresistible cat video or a shot of a mischievous dog tearing up […]

16 Tom Waits Albums Rated, In Order

16 Tom Waits Albums Rated, In Order

You either love Tom Waits, or you don’t. There’s no in between. You can buy into his bourbon-drowned, porkpie hat, troubadour traveling from midnight gig to midnight gig by way of thumb, barter, or railcar-hopping shtick, or you don’t. Fans believe the greatness of the music outweighs the necessity for it to be based on […]