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Pamela Des Barres
I'm With The Band: Confessions Of A Groupie
Our li'l Miss Eleganza's classic is back in print and lookin' better than ever!
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Wolf Eyes
Live Review
21st century druids on the march!
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Off Register
by Jeffrey Morgan
This column was banned in Boston!
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Ric Ocasek
Nexterday
Just in time for Halloween, the dead walk!
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Sufjan Stevens
Live Review
We'll back you to stand 'gainst the best in the land for we know you have sand, Illinois (Rah rah!).
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Porcupine Tree Prog Rock Returns
Aquatarkus arises from his slumber!

A-Team Season One / Season Two
Something to tide us over until they release Manimal od DVD.

The Stooges The Stooges / Funhouse / Heavy Liquid Iggy Pop A Million In Prizes
And the runners-up get Rice-A-Roni: The San Francisco Treat!

The White Stripes Live Review
Surprise Pomona!

Biran Setzer Rockabilly Riot Vol. I: A Tribute To Sun Records
Archaeology by Gretsch!

Kraftwerk Minimum—Maximum
The few, the proud, the machines?

Live8 Rock 'n' Roll Saves The World... Not
Hey Bob, we got your end to world hunger right here!

Various Artists Cameo-Parkway 1957-1967
Artifacts from Phillsy' hit machine!

You See Me Laughin' [DVD] The Last Of The Hill Country Bluesman
Butter-knife blues and welfare checks!

T.Rex Born To Boogie [DVD]
Marc Bolan ain't no square with his cordscrew hair!

Michael Gira & The Angels Of Light Tractor Tavern
April 27, 2005

Charlie Poole You Ain't Talking To Me
Where our hero proves that Dionysian excess is nothing new!

Off Register by Jeffrey Morgan
Iggy meets Little Lulu. Lovecraft meets Little C'thulu. Tales from the Reich and much more!

Juliette & The Licks You're Speaking My Language
Lick it up? Oh, you bet we'll lick it up!

Dinosaur Jr. Dinosaur You're Living All Over Me Bug
Revisiting the scabs collected beneath your bureau.

The Scotland Yard Gospel Choir I Bet You Say That To All The Boys
And we bet they think the stars of track and field are beautiful people, too!

SXSW Jook Savages On The Brazos
Report from Austin.

Iggy Pop Live San Fran 1981
Style is substance.

Fall Out Boy Live Review
Moldy soft spots by Crystal K. Wiebe.

David Bowie David Live / Stage
Doctor Beckett finds himself leaping from life to life, putting things right that once went wrong...

Off Register by Jeffrey Morgan
Morgan returns to Sin City!

Lou Barlow Emoh
Homestyle cooking on his new solo album.

Modest Mouse Congress Theatre, Chicago, IL
Live shows for people who hate live shows!

Frank Zappa Zappa by Barry Miles
New book gets to the bottom of FZ's dirty love.

Stiv Bators / Dead Boys Los Angeles And New York Disconnected [25th Anniversary Ed.] L.A. Confedential [Deluxe Ed.] Live At CBGB's 1977 [DVD]
Not your average American idiot!

Bob Dylan And The Beatles Volume One Of THe Best Of The Blacklisted Journalist
Al Aronowitz' greatest hits, reviewed by Jeffrey Morgan.

Off Register by Jeffrey Morgan
Will Eisner is the Carl Sandburg of comics!

Beastie Boys Cobo Arena, November 5, 2004
Still Layin' it down, clowns!

Nirvana With The Lights Out
Load up on guns and bring your friends!

Off Register by Jeffrey Morgan
Consider yourself warmly welcomed to the sixth installment of America's only rock 'n' roll comic book column!

Bluegrass Compiled Can't You Hear Me Callin': 80 Years Of America Music
Brian J. Bowe weighs in on acoustic speed metal.

Marx Brothers Silver Screen Collection
Time files like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana!

Mötley Crüe Red, White & Crüe
Crüe that to me one more time...

Pavement Crooked Rain Crooked Rain
Pavement ist (still) rad!

Brian Wilson Smile
Indiana Hackney says you would smile too if it happened to you!

Rolling Stones Rock 'n' Roll Circus [DVD]
The Stones, the Who, a Beatle... but where's the Dog-Faced Boy?

Prince The Work 1976-2001
His name is Prince, and he's prolific!

The Faint Wet From Birth
These Huskers Do! Crystal K. Wiebe weighs in on these fellow Nebraskans, live and on record.

Off Register by Jeffrey Morgan
The Killer, Cool Ghoul, Mistress of the Dark & the Two-Fisted Tightwad... That's right, it's Jeffrey Morgan!

Albert Ayler Holy Ghost
Jazz legend gets Pentecostal and plyas saxophone in tongues!

Bob Dylan / Willie Nelson Fifth Third Stadium—Live Review
Boy chillin' like, well, Dylan.

Megadeth Hell Wasn't Built In A Day: The Complete Studio Recordings
Jeffrey Morgan dissects the Mustaine Doctrine!

The Libertines The Libertines
More rock star death trips!

The Beach Boys The Beach Boys On Record, 1961-1981
Tales of genius, insanity, Beatles and naked indians in your hospital room!

The Hives Tryannosaurus Hives
Garage Rock State of the Union Address.

Off Register by Jeffrey Morgan
This month, Hellboy slugs it out with a buncha grenade-garglin' hob-nailers from Ratzi Central!

Jesse Malin The Heat
Brian Smith weighs in on Malin's latest.

The Prodigy Always Outnumbered, Never Outgunned
Breaking the rules with Screamin' Lord Duff.

Grand Theft Audio by Machine Rock
Bowie and Beck: A spider from Mars and an ant from Uranus.

Off Register by Jeffrey Morgan
Bary Smith takes on Conan.

The Good The Bad And The Ugly / Showgirls Guns 'n' Pasties
Strong silent type goes to a double feature with nymphette pole hugger but comes away shooting blanks.

Rolling Stones, Animals, Herman's Hermits The British Are Coming (Back!)
ABKCO's British invasion reissues continue to amaze.

Faces Five Guys Walk Into A Bar...
Four discs worth of hangover inducements!

Mike Watt The Secondman's Middle Stand
Find out why this record makes listeners want to do yard work on Thanksgiving!

Wilco A Ghost Is Born
Though grown-ups might look at them with fright, the children all love them so!

The Doors Boot Yer Butt!
Pump Yer Rump! Shoe Yer Ass! Slipper Yer Backside! Moccasin Yer Keister!

Grand Theft Audio by Machine Rock
The great Bob Quine remembered.

Lou Reed Metal Machine Music [29th Anniversary Edition]
Urinative ship shapely gaynessess indeed!

Off Register by Jeffrey Morgan
It's amazing what a Canadian dollar used to buy!
The Cry Of Jazz [DVD] Unheard Music Series
John Sinclair on this radical early film featuring Sun Ra.

Off Register CREEM's New Comic Book Column
Howard Chaykin's back and DC's got him!

Grand Theft Audio CREEM's New Bootleg Record Column
In 1900 Lionel Mapleson was the first bootlegger!

David Bowie Diamond Dogs [30th Anniversary Edition]
Charlie's Angels 2 really sucked didn't it?

Pervert's Ball — Side One Little Richard, Buddy Holly & Chuck Berry
Today's Special: Pervert Sandwich (white ham between black rye).

Pervert's Ball — Side Two Lucille Bogan & If It Ain't A Hit, I'll Eat My . . . . Baby
Sumwun shud wash dees peepuls moufs out wif soap!

Modest Mouse The Moon And Antarctica & Good News For People That Love Bad News
The Duchy of Grand Fenwick roars approval!

The Strokes Warfield, San Francisco
Scripted antisocial behavior at its finest.

Mayor Of The Sunset Strip Various Artists/Soundtrack
Rodney Bingenheimer, this is your life. This right here. This CD. That's It. Your Life, right here.

Easy Rider Deluxe Edition
Jeffrey Morgan, Brian J. Bowe and Dr. Robert may look like refugees from a go-rilla love-in, but they took time to weigh in on this set just the same.

Meat Puppets Classic Puppets
As opposed to those modern puppets?

My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult Skipping Down The Left-Hand Path
Brian J. Bowe takes on MLWTTKK's new reissues.

Blondie The Curse Of Blondie
B-movie queens run rampant in the moonlight.

Goddo Kings Of The Stoned Age
Stoned age kings run rampant in the daylight.

Mott the Hoople Mott the Hoople Mad Shadows Wildlife Brain Capers Two Miles From Heaven
A new series of reissues remind us why Buffin and Overend are motter than you'll ever hoople. By Jeffrey Jarema.

Bob Seger Greatest Hits Vol. 2
Seger's Greatest Hits Vol. 2 is the perfect cure for the Delhi belly (or at least something to listen to while you're on the can). By Brian J. Bowe

Outkast Speakerboxx / The Love Below
February is DayGlo History Month. Join in the festivities with Katy Boss.

Ian McLagan Rise & Shine
This former Face makes great music to get 'faced to. Dr. Robert and Jeffrey Morgan give us the long and short of it.

Guided by Voices The Best Of Guided By Voices & Hardcore UFOs Box Set
Coming to grips with some amusingly prolific humans and their hardcore UFOs. By Luke Hackney.

Kiss Behind The Mask
Last night I dreamed I read a Kiss book in Jaan Uhelszki's Maidenform bra, by Brian J. Bowe.

Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros Streetcore
Content man rest, leaves with best.

The Strokes Room On Fire
Redeem themselves?

Belle and Sebastian Dear Catastrophe Waitress
Fan mail from a flounder?

Rob Zombie Past, Present & Future
A fued in the making—Jeffrey Morgan takes round one.

Inside Deep Note This Letter Was Addressed To Xaviera Hollander
We'll give it to her!!

The Dirtbombs Dangerous Magical Noise
Up next, Puerto Rican and Poynesian girls!

ZZ Top/Ted Nugent Live In Michigan
All the good ol' boys, all the good ol' time.

Tricky Vulnerable
Touching us softly with his song.

The Fondas Coming Now!
Jeffrey Morgan escorts them back from their last USO tour!

Cheap Trick Special One
In Color... ...(and blackface).

The Sonics/The Wailers The Sonics vs. The Wailers
How the Northwest was won (without flannel).

Drive By Truckers Decoration Day
Stars 'n' bars and chicks in cars!

Grand Mal Bad Timing
But really, when is it ever a good time?

Led Zeppelin How The West Was Won
Bun E. Carlos weighs in, looks for a gig.

The Flaming Lips Fight Test EP
Kylie & Jack meet the Jelly Boys.

Marilyn Manson Rail On The Theif!
Déjà Vu all over again by Jeffrey Morgan.

Radiohead Hail To The Thief/True Love Waits
Exploring the frequencies!

Damo Suzuki Live In Detroit
Entering the embrace of a werewolf...

Brian Jonestown Masacre Spacegirl & Other Favorites
One toke over the line? What, we missed a line?

Turbonegro Scandinavian Leather
Or more Levis' co-opting?

Dave Gahan & Martin Gore Paper Monsters & Counterfeit Vol. 2
Masters, servants and their solo albums.

The Mooney Suzuki Electric Sweat
...From Richard's young mind... Riegel reviews!

Yes Reissued
They never sounded this good—no, really!

David Bowie Ziggy Goes To America
Or: "John, what business is it of yours?"

The Beatles The Beatles On Apple
Ever doubted your encyclopedic knowledge of the Fab's Apple output?

Peter Wolf Sleepless
The Woofah Goofah from Beantown returns!

Yardbirds Birdland
The most blues wailing Yardbirds return!

Phantom Planet Live Review
The return of geek rock! Or: "Can I be in your next movie Mr. Schwartzman?"

Black Sabbath Symptom Of The Universe & Past Lives
Isn't that the band Ozzy used to be in?

The Warlocks Phoenix Album
Even more V.U. references!

Kiss The Very Best Of
Blatant solicitation for recognition. Boy Howdy! has his say...

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers The Last DJ
Warning: Industry may find offensive!

The Who My Generation [Deluxe Edition]
"Maybe Pete and Roger should hook up with Paul and Ringo as the Whootles!"—Harry Silagyi age 12. The Who album reviewed by Harry's dad...

Jimi Hendrix Isle Of Wight
Bun E. Carlos weighs in on the latest Hendrix reissue.

Wayne Kramer Adult World
Newest Disney attraction: "It's an adult world after all"

Ramones Ramones through Too Tough To Die
First eight albmus expanded, remastered and then reviewed by Richard Riegel.

Grand Funk Railroad Live: The 1971 Tour
Flint Express stops at Detroit, Chicago & NYC.

Almost Framed Us Almost Famous & Liver Than You'll Ever Be
Cameron Crowe & Stillwater vs. The Dead Boys LIVE! by Richard Riegel.
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