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Let’s get this out of the way: Gwar is a national treasure. more

Nov 14, 2017 3:03 PM The Spotlight

Alongside Ministry, My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult is one of the pioneers of the electronic industrial rock genre that made a brief but triumphant splash on mainstream radio in the mid-‘90s more

Oct 30, 2017 3:45 PM The Spotlight

Last year, when 91X announced Ye Scallywag!, its inaugural punk music and craft beer festival, it sounded like an absolute shitshow. But then I went and—you know what?—it turned out to be really fun. more

Oct 16, 2017 11:58 AM The Spotlight

Even though Coldplay's music is essentially Chicken Soup for the White Person’s Soul, that doesn’t mean it’s completely void of innovation or joy. more

Oct 3, 2017 12:00 PM The Spotlight

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Photo by Anton Corbijn

Don’t even get me started on Bono, a man who bathes in a pool of his own cult of personality. But. U2 also made The Joshua Tree, a rock album that reaches for sublime, shimmering and daunting heights and touches them. more

Sep 19, 2017 12:11 PM The Spotlight