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The Melvins book early 2019 West Coast US tour

There are few better ways to kick off the new year than to have your eardrums pummeled into submission by one of the finest sludge rock bands in the world. That’s why music fans in the West Coast will have leg up on the rest of the planet as they’ll get a chance to see

Watch Elvis Costello in Concert With Early Band Flip City

Footage of Elvis Costello performing with his early band Flip City has surfaced online. The black-and-white video, taken at the E1 Festival in Stepney, London on July 21, 1974, is believed to be the first time Costello had been filmed in concert. The two songs Flip City performed aren’t originals; they’re covers of the Coasters’ “I’m

Early Bob Seger 'Heavy Music' Compilation Coming Out

Before Bob Seger found success with his Silver Bullet Band and albums like Live Bullet and Night Moves, he was leading a hungry young band called the Last Heard, hitting Detroit rock ‘n’ roll radio with songs like “Heavy Music (Pt. 1)” and “East Side Story.” Those songs and eight others have been compiled on Heavy Music: The Complete

Influential Early Folk Rocker Vince Martin Dead at 81

Folk rock pioneer Vince Martin has died at the age of 81, multiple sourced confirmed. Although he only had one hit single in his career, recording “Cindy, Oh Cindy” seven years before the Beach Boys covered it, he was a major influence on a number of artists, and remained an active musician until he was