Archive for October 31st, 2012

Something Else! sneak peek: Asia  – Resonance: The Omega Tour (2012)

Something Else! sneak peek: Asia – Resonance: The Omega Tour (2012)

Here’s a sneak peek at the upcoming live 2CD/DVD package by Asia — a smart new take on “Only Time Will Tell,” the No. 17 hit off the group’s eponymous 1982 debut.

‘I’ll kick their ass and maybe sue them': Steven Tyler responds to hacker takeover of Aerosmith’s web site

‘I’ll kick their ass and maybe sue them': Steven Tyler responds to hacker takeover of Aerosmith’s web site

Aerosmith’s official web site has been hacked, and Steven Tyler is impressed in his own inimitable way — saying these crafty cyber-criminals “got the balls.”

‘It wasn’t fun anymore': Peter Criss on how Kiss’ celebrated 1990s-era reunion turned sour

‘It wasn’t fun anymore': Peter Criss on how Kiss’ celebrated 1990s-era reunion turned sour

Co-founding Kiss drummer Peter Criss talks about leaving the band after their long-awaited 1990s reunion in a new talk with BackstageAxxess.

Something Else! Interview: Garth Hudson, co-founding member of the Band

Something Else! Interview: Garth Hudson, co-founding member of the Band

For Garth Hudson, next month’s gala “Songs of the Band” event at Pennsylvania’s Keswick Theatre is another chance to remember the group’s departed fellow co-founding members — Richard Manuel, Rick Danko and Levon Helm.

Halloween special: The Haunted – The Haunted (1995)

Halloween special: The Haunted – The Haunted (1995)

Formed in 1965, the Haunted from Montreal, Quebec, Canada were one of the area’s most popular bands until 1971, the year they split up.

Gimme Five: Halloween favorites, from Warren Zevon to Talking Heads to Michael Jackson

Gimme Five: Halloween favorites, from Warren Zevon to Talking Heads to Michael Jackson

Stuck for a playlist while you while away the minutes between tonight’s zombie apocalypses? We’re here to help, with a group of songs that matches this holiday’s fun mixture the macabre with the silly.

Jon Irabagon – I Don’t Hear Nothin’ But The Blues, Volume 2: Appalachian Haze (2012)

Jon Irabagon – I Don’t Hear Nothin’ But The Blues, Volume 2: Appalachian Haze (2012)

Jon Irabagon is jazz’s merry subversive, often turning long-held jazz precepts inside out while paying respects to many of tradition’s icons.

Halloween special: Vincent Price – Master of the Macabre (2008)

Halloween special: Vincent Price – Master of the Macabre (2008)

This is a collection of three American radio plays called “The Pit And The Pendulum,” “Fugue In C Minor” and “Present Tense” from 1944 and 1957, as broadcast on CBS’ Suspense program.