I’m with the band: The Bee Gees

Welcome to "I'm with the band". In this column, I'm going to teach you how to become a fan of all the iconic bands you've always heard of, but might not really know. I'm going to introduce you to some deep songs that will elevate your…

joyful anarchy of a moving group

There was an uncomfortable feeling of unease about Sunflower Bean's second album, "Twentytwo In Blue." Released in 2018 amid much political turmoil, the troubled coming-of-age record saw the New York rock band struggle with their place in…

Avalyn, Lykke Li and more

The impressive wall of sound from the early 90s that underlies AvalynRide's new single When We Were Nothing has received some extra authentic posting from Ride's Mark Gardener, who mastered the track. The core of the band -…

The Monopolies Behind Live Gigs

A good example of why monopolies are bad can be seen in the practices of both Ticketmaster and Live Nation. The merger of the two has given them enormous power when it comes to live concerts. As a result, consumers benefit from both…