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The 10 Best Concerts In Houston This Week: Bottle Rockets, Rudz 36, Garfunkel & Oates, etc.
The pride of Festus, Mo., the Bottle Rockets would be the best band you've never heard of except, if you've ever subscribed to either No Depression magazine or the Bloodshot Records mailing list, you've absolutely heard of them and know exactly why they're so damn good.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
No, Henry Rollins, Fuck You and Your Stupid Ideas About Suicide
This morning Henry Rollins, the former Black Flag singer turned LA Weekly columnist, wrote a piece called " Fuck Suicide ."
What Henry Rollins got wrong about Robin Williams and depression
On Thursday, former Black Flag frontman and tireless word-spouter Henry Rollins delivered the latest edition of his LA Weekly column, this time turning his keyboard to Robin Williams - namely, the actor's suicide.
Henry Rollins Bashes the Suicidal, Shames Robin Williams
Henry Rollins and Gene Simmons make an unlikely pair, but the former just joined the KISS musician today in his harsh criticism of people who commit suicide.
library unveils punk poster art collection
Posters in Stanford's collection of punk rock art, housed in Green Library, reflect the Bay Area's musical and cultural history of the 1970s and '80s.
1984 Vs. 2014: Which Year Ruled Harder For These Music Icons? 1984 Or 2014, Which Year Was Better?
A lot can change in 30 years. On the night of September 14th, 1984, sexy Material Girl Madonna took the stage for her career making performance of "Like A Virgin" at the MTV Video Music Awards .
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Henry Rollins Traces the Racist Origins of Marijuana Prohibition
"If we legalize marijuana, then you're legalizing a 'brown person's drug,' Henry Rollins says with a sarcastic tone.
5 Seconds of Summer: Guitars, Good Looks and Screaming Girls
The australian pop-punk quartet 5 Seconds of Summer have come out of nowhere to score a Number One album, along with one of the year's best singles "She Looks So Perfect," with its irresistible chorus: "I made a mixtape straight out of '94/I got your ripped skinny jeans lying on the floor."
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Ramones 40th Anniversary being celebrated in NYC this Sat; CJ Ramone...
This Saturday, August 16th , marks the 40th Anniversary of the day The Ramones took the stage at CBGB for their first performance ever.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Creative Loafing Atlanta
Off!: Still 'Wasted' after all these years
GET IN THE VAN: Off! is on the road with Keith Morris , Dimitri Coats, Steven McDonald, and Dale Crover.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
tix on sale: Parquet Courts, Sonny & the Sunsets, NY Comedy Fest,...
Tickets to Black Flag at Grand Victory go on sale at 8:55 AM. Tickets to the Shannon & the Clams show at Death by Audio are on sale now.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Black Flag schedule small Brooklyn show
The current version of "Black Flag" treks on, playing increasingly smaller venues.
Austin American Statesman
Austin Music Source: Saturday music picks: Off!, Wanda Jackson
Off! at the Mohawk outdoor. Keith Morris, frontman of genre-redefining punk bands Black Flag and Circle Jerks and now Off!, is pushing 60, but he's not slowing down anytime soon.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Black Flag: In My Head [Reviews]
By 1985 Greg Ginn was ready to move on. He had finally used up the last of the backlogged tunes from the " 1982 Demo " days on " Loose Nut " and was ready to begin finally working on his debut solo album.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Greg Ginn finally seems happy, and that's a good thing for Black Flag fans
There was no gobbing, no fighting, no obvious fascist skinheads ruining last night's Black Flag show for other people.
The 10 Best Concerts In Houston This Weekend: Total Abuse, Lil Boosie, Ray LaMontagne, etc.
Modern hardcore a tad too cute for you? You certainly wouldn't be alone in that sentiment, but take care that you're ready for the alternative.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Austin Chronicle
Early into Wasted Years ' 16 songs in 23 minutes, Keith Morris snarls, "Angry for the rest of your life/ There's no easy escape."
Five Classic Bands Who Need New Names
As we often talk about here on Rocks Off, band names are important. They're a brand for your merry group of music-playing ladies and gentlemen, but problems can arise when the brand ends up superseding important things like quality.
Colorado Springs Independent
House of T-Pain
Remember that I Am T-Pain iPhone app you bought five years ago? The one where you freestyled over a prerecorded beat, and it Auto-Tuned your vocals, and you passed it around at parties, and you all laughed until, a month later, it joined the 500 other phone apps you haven't opened since? More than 2 million downloads and a couple of Grammy Awards ... (more)