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  • The top 10 best Tame Impala songs

    The top 10 best Tame Impala songs

    Australia's Tame Impala is a contemporary rock band that specializes in psychedelia and takes some cues from late '60s groups like Pink Floyd and Todd Rundgren's Nazz, but brings their own updated spin to it. The band was formed in 2007 by singer/songwriter/instrumentalist Kevin Parker. Tame Impala...
  • Ghost and Purson perform at Albuquerque's Sunshine Theater on Oct. 16.

    Ghost and Purson haunt Albuquerque’s Sunshine Theater

    On October 16, Albuquerque’s Sunshine Theater presents Ghost and Purson. Doors for this 13+ show open at 8 p.m., with the first band taking the stage at 9 p.m. Entry is only $24.60. It is possible to get tickets electronically. For every ticket you order for this show, you will receive a digital...
  • Brian Jonestown Massacre will be touring Oceania this fall

    Brian Jonestown Massacre will be touring Oceania this fall

    Brian Jonestown Massacre is an American neo-psychedelic band from San Francisco. They are best known to music fans for their laid back experimental psychedelia sound. The Brian Jonestown Massacre has released fourteen studio albums, their latest is 2015's Musique de Film Imaginé. Currently the...
  • Jimi Hendrix: 5 best song lyrics of the world’s most influential guitarist

    Jimi Hendrix: 5 best song lyrics of the world’s most influential guitarist

    Jimi Hendrix’s career was brilliant and much too short. He had only released three studio albums when he was found unconscious and unresponsive in the London apartment of an acquaintance on Sept. 18, 1970 by Monika Dannemann. She called an ambulance and Jimi Hendrix was rushed to St. Mary’s hospital...
  • The Brian Jonestown Massacre takes it from the man

    The Brian Jonestown Massacre takes it from the man

    Brian Jonestown Massacre is a neo psychedelic rock band from San Francisco, California. Best known for their 1998 album Strung Out in Heaven which was the band's only disc with a large independent label (TVT Records). They have released fourteen studio records, their latest is 2015's Musique de...
  • Roky Erickson has always been here before

    Roky Erickson has always been here before

    Roky Erickson is an American singer/guitarist who is best known for being a founding member of the psychedelic sixties band The 13th Floor Elevators. He also received acclaim for the garage rock classic tune "You're Gonna Miss Me" which charted in the Billboard 100 and earned his band a spot on...
  •  Psychedelic Resurrection

    The Blues Magoos 2015 Tour brings them to New Haven Connecticut

    The Blues Magoos are a rock music group from the Bronx, New York, formed in 1964 as "The Trenchcoats," they were the forefront of the psychedelic music trend beginning in 1966. The original members were Emil "Peppy" Thielhelm aka Peppy Castro (vocals and guitar), Dennis LePore (lead guitar), Ralph...
  • The Spencer Davis Group just keeps on running

    The Spencer Davis Group just keeps on running

    Spencer Davis Group is a sixties beat group from the United Kingdom. The band is best known for their Top Ten singles "Gimme Some Lovin" and "I'm a Man." Founded in 1963, the group went through several different lineup changes during their three stints as a performing act with guitarist Spencer...
  • Les Big Byrd shares 'Liquid Sky via CMJ

    Les Big Byrd shares 'Liquid Sky via CMJ

    Sweden’s Les Big Byrd, featuring Joakim Ahlund (Caesars, Teddybears) and Frans Johansson (Fireside) have shared “Liquid Sky”, the title track off their upcoming EP as well as an announcement of U.S. tour dates to follow in May. While Liquid Sky is due for a release on May 13, via Hoga Nord...
  • MC5's Wayne Kramer is still kicking out the jams

    MC5's Wayne Kramer is still kicking out the jams

    Wayne Kramer is an American rock n' roll guitarist who's best known for co-founding the seminal protopunk band the MC5 and for helping create the sound of punk rock. His rough style of guitar playing had a profound impact upon the early punk movement and influenced many an inspiring ax player. When...
  • Vanilla Fudge releases new album ‘Spirit of ‘67’

    Vanilla Fudge releases new album ‘Spirit of ‘67’

    Vanilla Fudge is set to release a new album on March 3 they say is their heaviest work to date. The album titled Spirit of ’67 on Cleopatra Records, includes ten classic tracks that were originally recorded in a pivotal year in music 1967. Vince Martell says, “Spirit of ’67 is the continuation of...
  • Talk in Tongues releases debut single

    Talk in Tongues releases debut single

    Talk in Tongues is one of those bands that seems to come out of nowhere. Their music suddenly appeared online with the release of their first single, “Still Don’t Seem to Care,” and it did it quite successfully. Reviewers love it. "Meet Talk In Tongues, a four-piece from LA and your newest...
  • The 10 best Pink Floyd songs

    The 10 best Pink Floyd songs

    Pink Floyd was founded in 1965 by Syd Barrett (vocals, guitar), Roger Waters (Bass), Richard Wright (keyboards, vocals) and Nick Mason (Drums). Over the years the band originally a psychedelic blues rock band morphed into a progressive rock/ambient music group due to the addition of Barrett's...
  • Welcome [to] The Machine at the Keswick Theatre on Nov. 28

    Welcome [to] The Machine at the Keswick Theatre on Nov. 28

    Formed in 1965 in London, England, Pink Floyd is not only regarded as the godfather of psychedelic/progressive rock music, but also as one of the most important, beloved and successful bands of all time. While their 1960s, ‘80s, and ‘90s material is well-liked by many fans, the foursome’s 1970s...
  • Cream 1966 - 1972 vinyl box set out in late 2014

    Cream 1966 - 1972 vinyl box set out in late 2014

    Cream fans can look forward to a comprehensive vinyl box set of the band's back catalogue in time for the holiday season. The explosive British supergroup, which consisted of elite rockers Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker, will release Cream: 1966 - 1972 in vinyl via Universal's Polygram...
  • Chris Robinson Brotherhood - A band of musical brothers

    Chris Robinson Brotherhood - A band of musical brothers

    When Chris Robinson's Brotherhood first came on the scene in 2011, audiences were surprised by the musical turn that Chris Robinson and keyboardist Adam MacDougall, both of Black Crowes fame, had taken. The sound was more of a smoky psychedelic California rock with a blues twist. To drive that sound...
  • Tame Impala's psychedelic rock channels the Beatles

    Tame Impala's psychedelic rock channels the Beatles

    It’s a testament to Tame Impala’s mastery of psychedelic rock to say that “Strawberry Fields” could fit perfectly on their album Lonerism. The Australian band’s sound is eerily similar to that of the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper, and the voice of Kevin Parker—Tame Impala’s songwriter, vocalist and visionary...
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