Tag Archives: Classic

Three classic Studio Ghibli film soundtracks to be reissued on vinyl for the first time

Since its inception in 1983, Studio Ghibli has established itself as one of the premier Japanese animation houses, and one that’s since changed the way the West has viewed Japanese filmmaking. Now, the soundtracks for three of their classic films are being reissued on vinyl for the first time. Due out through Tokuma, a publisher

Classic Film Review: True Romance Remains A Sweet, Distinctly Male Movie

When True Romance was released in theaters 25 years ago this week, “a Tarantino movie” wasn’t something audiences and critics could rely on as shorthand. You say that now, and it evokes a very particular kind of image: dialogue packed with references to pop cultural arcana, brutal-yet-stylish violence with a particular emphasis on the body-ripping power of

Fishbone's Classic Lineup Reunites, Announces Tour Dates

Fishbone fans who catch the band on the road this year are in for a treat — namely, the return of enough former members to bring about the revival of the group’s classic lineup. The band spread the news to Facebook followers in early February, announcing the new/old lineup with a post reading, “Fishbone is

20 Burning Classic Rock Questions for 2018

If 2018 is anything like the past few years, the next 12 months will be filled with big headlines, exciting tours and new music from many of your favorite classic rock artists. There are some things we already know — like the fact that Iron Maiden will embark on an ’80s-themed tour — or can reasonably predict

December's Biggest Classic Rock Stories: 2017 in Review

We closed out 2017 by learning who was going into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but also that the making of a long-delayed classic rock movie had hit yet another snag. But while a legend saw his daughter become a reality TV star, another got accused of sexual misconduct, and a versatile and

November's Biggest Classic Rock Stories: 2017 in Review

November brought an end to a great era of rock music and also to a horrific chapter in musical history, while the continuing backlash against sexual misconduct reached the heights of the genre. Some light relief came in the form of a movie tie-in and a duet of giants that went viral. AC/DC’s Malcolm Young

Classic Rock Dominates 2017's Top-Grossing Tour List

It felt like the world went through a lot of changes in 2017, but at least one thing remained the same: people kept going to concerts. In fact, according to Pollstar‘s year-end data, they spent a record-setting amount of money — much of it went toward seeing some of classic rock’s biggest acts. The industry