The film captures everything I love about Queen — the outrageousness, the audacity, the bigness of it all.
We Bostonians are a tough bunch and the Remains had a tough sound. That’s what Boston music should be remembered for.
There was an entire “New York School” that the punks were inspired by and a part of, whether they always wanted to be or not.
To their credit, replacing Freddie Mercury is not something his surviving bandmates have ever tried to do.
There is no doubt that Marc Myers is doing noble work — if only Anatomy of a Song was more exciting to read.
Why did rock and roll become white? Music critic Jack Hamilton’s extraordinary new book provides a challenging answer.
Homophobia may not have been behind Freddie Mercury’s decision to keep the location of his ashes a secret, but it hardly ruins Mercury’s Ashes.
1975 was when they officially began their reign. A fab year for sure.
If Real Life Rock‘s page count seems daunting, fear not. There isn’t an entry you’ll want to skip.
A by no means complete round up of some recent releases in rock, from Keith Richards to the Libertines.