60 years ago today, Bob Dylan played his first show in New York City, at Gerde’s Folk City. They wanted
15 years ago today, the Black Angels released debut album Passover. Call to arms. Read our classic Q&A with Alex
15 years ago today, Shonen Knife released Genki Shock!. The queens of lightness. Read our feature: Shonen Knife: Pleasant Dreams
Happy birthday Vincent Gallo. Hope you’re still spanning time. Read our Vintage Movies piece on Buffalo 66: Vintage Movies: “Buffalo
33 years ago today, Neil Young released This Note's For You. Neil don't sing for nobody and don’t need no
15 years ago today, Eagles Of Death Metal released Death By Sexy. Butts rock.
Every week, we’ll be posting a new illustration by David Lester. The Mecca Normal guitarist is visually documenting people, places
20 years ago today, Guided By Voices released Isolation Drills. Staking out expansion, seeking new exposure. The Black Keys, Sonic
Happy birthday Mark Oliver Everett (Eels). A man called E. Photo for MAGNET by Joe Torneo. Read our classic Q&A:
40 years ago today, the Cure released Faith. And older we grow. Read our live review of 2019’s Pasadena Daydream
Happy birthday Q-Tip (A Tribe Called Quest). The abstract Renaissance man. Read our review of the great last ATCQ LP:
20 years ago today, Red House Painters released final album Old Ramon. What was dead came alive. Read our review
Happy birthday Alan “Reni” Wren (Stone Roses). He bangs the drums. We named the 20th-anniversary edition of The Stone Roses
Happy birthday Aidan Moffat (Arab Strap). Here’s a hug and a pint.
20 years ago today, Ani DiFranco released Revelling/Reckoning. Her next bold move.
Happy birthday Eddie Hazel (Parliament-Funkadelic). Mr. Maggot Brain. Read our Funkadelic Over/Under: The Over/Under: Funkadelic
20 years ago today, Spacehog released The Hogyssey. Though the memories fade away, at least they got laid. Read our
Happy birthday Fred Smith (Television, Blondie). Don't stop your wining. Read the Feelies in MAGNET on Television’s debut single: From