October/November Album Reviews

Mumford & Sons KISS Neil Young & Crazy Horse Gary Clark Jr. Muse Dinosaur Jr. Aimee Mann   Mumford & Sons Babel When U2 made the Rattle and Hum album and movie in 1988, they mistakenly thought that it was their duty to introduce the world to American music. They wrote songs about John Coltrane […]

Peter Buck (R.E.M.) to Release Solo Album Tomorrow

A few months back, R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck released a solo song titled 10 Million B.C., from an as-yet-unannounced solo album. Today, Buck revealed the plans for the album – it’s being released tomorrow on Mississippi Records. Oh, it’ll also be available on vinyl via a limited, 2000-copy pressing. Said Buck in the message on […]

September/October Album Reviews

Bob Dylan Ben Folds Five No Doubt Green Day Dave Matthews Band Bob Mould Propagandhi Grizzly Bear Bob Dylan Tempest It’s 2012, and we’re still living on “Desolation Row.” Or so Bob Dylan argues on his 35th album, Tempest, a firestorm of a record that plays like the apocalyptic cry of an old, gravelly-voiced prophet […]

Metallica, Jack White, Tom Morello, Alabama Shakes & More: Outside Lands Festival Day 2 & 3 Recap (Photos/Videos)

RECAP: OUTSIDE LANDS MUSIC FESTIVAL DAY 2 & 3 (Text and photos by Adrian Garro/Rock Cellar Magazine) The final two days of the Outside Lands Music & Art Festival were just as good, if not better, than the already-great first day. Here are our highlights from Saturday and Sunday’s festivities. Cory Chisel & the Wandering […]

August Album Reviews

Alanis Morissette Slightly Stoopid The Darkness Toadies Susanna Hoffs Dispatch Steve Vai Alanis Morissette Havoc and Bright Lights With her new album Havoc and Bright Lights, Alanis Morissette re-affirms herself as a music icon with a vibrant message and fierce spirit, more than fifteen years since she popped onto the scene in the 1990s. Lead […]

July Album Reviews

Everclear Frank Ocean Joe Walsh Matisyahu Soul Asylum Neil Young Everclear Invisible Stars Invisible Stars, the new album from Everclear, is better than it ought to be. Yes, Art Alexakis is 50 years old now and his voice has seen better days, but this time around he and his current band mates (we’re now on […]

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 […]

11 New Board Game Movie Suggestions for Hollywood

11 New Board Game Movie Suggestions for Hollywood

Farewell, Hollywood. Original, creative storylines, plots, and movie concepts have gone the way of the View-Master – replaced by flashy, style-over-substance monstrosities about CGI transforming-robot battles, cartoonish critters dancing to contemporary hip-hop songs, and vapid remakes of movies that didn’t need remakes in the first place. The latest trend of the conglomerate movie machine? Turning […]