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Wednesday, September 28 2011

Id N’ Ego Killed the Pop Metal Star… and the Alternative Rocker, Too

Grunge didn't kill pop metal, it merely succeeded it as the genre of choice as part of a logical progression. To understand the emergence of alt-rock, we need to examine why the tide turned against a wave of music that had once been so popular.


Monday, July 18 2011

Revisionist History: Hair Metal’s Proto-Punk Roots

There might not seem to be any rhyme or reason for pairing Mötley Crüe and Poison with the New York Dolls, but appearances can be deceiving when it comes to the self-proclaimed "tour of the summer".


Sunday, July 17 2011

Mötley Crüe: 1 July 2011 - Tinley Park, IL

Thirty years later, Motley Crüe “Kickstart” the “Same Ol Situation”.


Friday, January 14 2011

The Year in Music: April 2010


Wednesday, June 9 2010

When Did Quitting Become the New “Staying the Course”?

Simon Cowell, like Sarah Palin, did the honorable thing and quit for the sake of the people. Really?!


Monday, June 4 2007

Poison: Poisond

Poison'd finds Poison taking the time-honored covers route.


Tuesday, September 26 2006

Poison: Look What the Cat Dragged In / Open Up and Say… Ahh / Flesh and Blood

Sweet Georgia Brown, just drink in these mug shots on the cover of the '20th anniversary' reissue of the band’s debut, 'Look What the Cat Dragged In'. According to this photo, it dragged in four whores. Lady whores. Chick harlots. Puckered-up girly men. Irrationally Mascara'ed sissy-britches-es.


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