UPDATED: July 20, 2016
Blending live recordings from his 2015 tour with Promise of the Real with field recordings of wild animals and traffic was a risk Young was all too happy to take. STORY
Robert Pollard takes Boston on a 50-song tour of Guided By Voices
Robert Pollard packed a suitcase full of songs from throughout his career, and Guided By Voices plowed through them all at the Paradise.
Mark Lanegan quietly commands the crowd in Allston
With just a guitarist and hardly a spare movement, Lanegan rolled through his set and kept the Brighton Music Hall completely captivated.
Black Pistol Fire turns the Sinclair into a sweaty blues mecca
Kevin McKeown and Eric Owen wasted no time in making sure the otherwise friendly Cambridge crowd was jumping, screaming and moshing to their music.
Eagles of Death Metal work a rock and roll revival in Boston
Boots Electric worked the stage like a rock and roll preacher while Eagles of Death Metal tore through the House of Blues.
Rich Robinson gets a second shot at his debut Paper
Just starting to reach a new peak as a solo artist, Rich Robinson got a chance to upgrade his first album, thanks to Hurricane Sandy.
You and I offers another glimpse into Jeff Buckley's brilliance
Early tapes of Jeff Buckley's first trip through a recording studio give listeners an opportunity to hear the singer as he was coming into his own.
Keith Richards is loose and in the groove on Crosseyed Heart
The Stones' guitarist explores all the facets of his sound on his third solo album.
Pete Townshend poured his frustration with life in the Who into Who Are You
In 1978, Pete Townshend was so fried that he channeled nearly an entire album into detailing the surreal life of being one of the Who. And it worked.
The never-ending grind of life, as illustrated by The Who By Numbers
Stuck at a crossroads in 1975, Pete Townshend and the Who took their frustrations out on an album that became one of the most human pieces in their catalog.
Extended excursions into Neil Young and 'Change Your Mind'
In between seemingly vague lyrics and verses, there's truth and mystery in Crazy Horse's long guitar passages.