When Vanilla Fudge split in 1969, Cactus emerged from the meltdown. When they weren’t in jail they were partying. When they weren’t naked they were taking drugs
Stooges guitarist James Williamson looks back at this proto-punk ass kicker that opened many a show circa ’73
Alt.rockers Dinosaur Jr learned about music from the pages of Sounds and were grunge years before Nirvana. So why didn’t they make it big? “I was always a dick,” says frontman J Mascis.
With their fourth album, Juju, The Banshees changed the way they made music, creating a conceptual masterpiece inspired by Hitchcock, horror and an African bust unearthed in Forest Hill
Black Stone Cherry frontman Chris Robertson's guide to the band's sixth studio album, Family Tree
Three British punk drummers – Budgie (ex-Siouxsie & The Banshees), Steve Grantley (Stiff Little Fingers) and Danny Farrant (Buzzcocks) – come together to discuss the secrets of perfect punk drumming
Black Stone Cherry singer Chris Robertson on Jimi Hendrix, Hootie & The Blowfish, Mountain and Massive Attack
Struggling to get to grips with Record Store Day? We've sorted the tasty wheat from the terrible chaff
We ask Joe, Phil, Rick, Rick and Vivian about the memories that mean the most from Def Leppard's 40-year career
29 years after the Doolittle album took The Pixies from obscurity to alt.rock’s top table, the band Kurt Cobain wanted to be in look back on the making of a classic
Dave Vanian, Captain Sensible and Pinch talk us through the Damned's 11th studio album, Evil Spirits
Back in 1992, fledgling music journalist Ian Fortnam interviewed neophyte rock type Thom Yorke for The Scene fanzine. The result? A fascinating early insight into one of today’s more reclusive musicmakers
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Post Peter Murphy, the remaining members of Bauhaus reconvened to form Love And Rockets. Much to everyone’s surprise, America welcomed them with open arms…
Anyone can release King Gizzard & The Wizard Lizard's Polygondwanaland... and the latest version comes with flashing LEDs and a remote control