Morrissey lacks sincerity in newly released, whiny album, ‘Low In High School’

His sound feels tired, repetitive in eleventh solo LP


Slowdive brings back 90s hits with high energy show at the Barrymore

The groups's 22-year hiatus was resolved with a new album released this year

Gr8 Unknowns

Gr8 Unknowns: The best unknown performances from the artists you love

From Pearl Jam to Jefferson Airplane, Columnist shares a blast from the past


Smashing Pumpkins front man trades distorted sounds for tender vocals in latest solo project

'Ogilala' shows Chicago artist in a delicate light fans have not seen before


Conversation Starter: 311’s Nick Hexum reflects on nearly three decades playing with revolutionary rap-rock group

Hexum discusses family history in Madison

Gr8 Unknowns

Gr8 Unknowns: Pond takes you to a ‘psychedelic dreamscape’ with heavy guitars, mellow lyrics

Members of this Tame Impala sister-band have been playing under the name since 2008


Hitlist: Remembering icon rock-star Tom Petty

His music will continue to be a standard in rock

Reel Sounds

Reel Sounds: Psychedelic colors make ‘Hard Times’ look fun in Paramore‚Äôs latest video

The tune comes off the band's upcoming album, which is to be released in full May 12

Gr8 Unknowns

Gr8 Unknowns: Bear Hands offer upbeat, rhythmic tunes to bring you out of hibernation

We 'like you like that,' Bear Hands


COIN’s new album offers equal number of hits, misses

Despite boring opening tracks, the indie rock album redeems itself through hidden gems