rock-and-roll

The 93-Year-Old Deejay Who Connects Prisoners to Loved Ones — Live on Air

Each week, the box overflows anew. The letters stream in from various corners of California and its neighboring states, as they have for more than…

Mötley Crüe Is Terrible, and ‘The Dirt’ Is the Biopic They Deserve

The Dirt manages to do something no rock biopic has ever achieved: It’s a movie about a terrible band that never once tries to convince…

Our All-Time Favorite Covers

Weezer hasn’t been relevant for at least a decade, but they found an unlikely second (third? fourth?) life with the smash success of their cover…

Don’t Forget the Bands That Blew Your Mind in College

Combing through used vinyl at Amoeba Music the other week, I came across an inexpensive copy of Talk Talk’s debut album, The Party’s Over. I…