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Twenty years ago, it all started with a black t-shirt and some money owed. On March 18, 1997, Ben Folds Five released their second studio album Whatever and Ever Amen on Epic Records. A genius collection of twelve tracks (and one hidden gem), this is one   More...

Rage is beautiful, but not in the, “I am going to throw things and slash your throat” kind of way. Perhaps more to the likings of a wild flame blazing with the type of energy that releases the most badass sounds and the most unrefined truth. That  More...

Morphing over the years from Nimrods to Basketcases, American Idiots to Revolution(ary) Radio gods, Green Day have become one of the biggest Rock bands in the world. Initially a straight up Punk Rock act, Green Day’s biggest breakthrough into t  More...

Coming together in New York City in 1973, the Rock band known as Television, four years later, would go on to release their debut LP, Marquee Moon. Forming at a time when acts such as Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin dominated the airwaves, Televi  More...

While Ska Punk may not be the most popular offshoot of Punk Rock, that does not take away from its importance to the scene. In fact, all one has to do is go to a Reel Big Fish show to feel energy of the unique sub-genre. That said, the Ska Punk veter  More...