The Weird and Wonderful Record Store Day Exclusives

Monday, April 13, 2015 at 6:00 AM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music   The semiannual Record Store Day is upon us April 18, and there’s a flurry of goodness this go-round. In addition to the “standard” vinyl offerings, you’ll see rare cassettes, tote bags and other nifty gifts from artists big and small. Here are some items that piqued our interest:   Metallica - No Life ’Til Leather Records are so common. Real men and women collect cassettes. And this is the big daddy. Here you’ll find early demo versions of... READ MORE

10 To See at Glastonbury

Monday, June 23, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Festivals Glastonbury 2011. Photo by Melissa Bobbitt   America’s outburst of summer festivals owes so much to the granddaddy of them all, England’s Glastonbury. The OG, five-day extravaganza pops up (nearly) every June on an unassuming farmland, welcoming fans of all walks of life to get muddy, get giddy and get saved by the power of rock ‘n’ roll (and blues, and jazz, and world music, and EDM, and… you get the picture). There is literally something for everyone... READ MORE