Posts From Rob Patterson

Watch: Showtime’s Roadies From Cameron Crowe

Will the new Cameron Crowe show be the music business series that gets it right and rocks the tube? Screen the pilot here and you decide.

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Rolling Stones ‘Totally Stripped’ Totally Rocks

When The Rolling Stones are at their best, as they are on this release, they are indeed the world’s greatest.

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Paul Simon Gets Masterful on New Album

Our reviewer finds that the compelling rhythms and cool musical touches on Simon’s 13th solo album add up to a ‘modern masterpiece’

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The Monkees Find Greatness with ‘Good Times!’

Nearly 50 years after their debut album, the 1960s pop music + TV stars return with what may be their best + truest LP yet.

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Mudcrutch ‘2:’ A Real Fine Rock Album

Mudcrutch is an American rock band, Southern division, from the ’70s, from which Tom Petty emerged. Now back and damn fine for the second time.

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Kongos Aim High With Their Music

The band of brothers (and sons of a rock star) are set to release the follow-up to their worldwide smash, “Come With Me Now.” Their journey took them from South Africa to Phoenix

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Cheap Trick’s Newest Album is Something to Savor

On their first album in seven years Cheap Trick rock like the deserving Hall of Famers that they are.

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Steve Miller Black Keys Diss Doesn’t Dismiss His Rock Hall Rant

Steve Miler’s Rock HOF ceremony rant had many points well taken. But he undermined his crusade for artists by treating Black Keys poorly.

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June 4, 1992: Public Selects Elvis Presley Stamp

The public voted overwhelmingly in favor of remembering the King as a young rocker (vs an older Vegas image) on his commemorative stamp

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Bryan Adams Concert Wins Fans’ Hearts and Voices

The onetime hitmaker and ’80s MTV favorite delivered the rock plus meaning and emotion to an enthusiastic crowd of fans

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