Film review: We Are Twisted F***ing Sister!

New documentary shed light on the formative years of Twisted Sister when they ruled the club scene in the New York Tri-State area for the better part of a decade.

Album review: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – “Freedom Tower – No Wave Dance Party 2015”

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion’s new album is a tribute to New York City’s seedy side. Its ferocious blend of rock, blues and hip hop is a lot of fun.

Song Lyrics in the Real World: The Ramones – 53rd and 3rd

53rd and 3rd is a song from the Ramones’s self titled debut album from 1976. Recorded in less than in a week in February of that year at Plaza Sound…

The music tourist in New York City: Corner of W 23rd St/8th Avenue and Hotel Chelsea

I was recently on a 10 hour stay in New York for business and, while I didn’t have time for sightseeing, I was still able to tick off one item…