The theme of this year’s nominations could be taken in a number of ways, but when you look at the contenders up for all-powerful Album of the Year category, one thing is certain: it’s the year of the underdogs and the newcomers.
Where’s the improvised jazz solo album? How about the rap collaboration? There must be a country album on the running for album of the year? In a category of only five album, four are rock. What gives?
No matter how many cool new bands or solo records Jack White puts out, some fans still long for the days of the White Stripes. Now White comes out and admits that he feels the same way.
Over the weekend, Neil Young headlined his 26th annual Bridge School Benefit Concert. The annual acoustic concert always features a diverse lineup, and that was certainly true this year, as the lineup featured Young with […]
Modern bluesman and guitar hero Jack White has released the latest video from his latest solo album, Blunderbuss, for “I’m Shakin’,” a song first made famous by 1950′s R&B singer Little Willie John. The clip, […]
We asked, and you answered. After presenting a diverse field of 25 alternative rock guitar heroes, the almost 60,000 votes from readers have been tabulated to result in your Top 11 Alt-Rock Guitarists of All-Time. […]
What defines a guitar hero in 2012? In an era when the term “guitar hero” is more likely to inspire images of a video game with brightly colored buttons than an actual musician slinging a […]