New albums from alt-rock legends

As the summer wraps up, a number of long-running groups are releasing albums to help with those back-to-school doldrums. Here are a few of our favorites. Bad Religion The Dissent of Man The first single from the band’s 15th album premiered on KROQ 106.7 on August 26, and if “The Devil In Stitches” is any [...]

Little Steven’s Underground Garage explores the history of rock

Music fans love finding connections and similarities between songs (almost as much as music lawyers love finding them). Steven Van Zandt, guitarist for Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, believes that these connections, especially between rock songs, represent how the genre is continuous from the 1950s to today. That’s why, on his radio show, [...]

Grooveshark radio: your local record shop on the Internet

Dick and Barry from the film High Fidelity may epitomize the record geek stereotype, but there is something undeniably charming about someone so integrated into the music world that they are able to recommend new bands based on what they know you like. Sam Tarantino, CEO and founder of Grooveshark, decided to bring that same [...]