Scotland’s The Pearlfishers have a sound that devoted fans have compared to Brian Wilson’s best work. That’s just one reason why you need to check them out (if you haven’t already).
Mike Campbell and Benmont Tench of the Heartbreakers have curated a fabulous collection of unknown Tom Petty tunes. (His daughter approves.)
You know the hits of Hall & Oates. Now get to know less well-known albums such as “Beauty on a Back Street,” “Bigger Than Both of Us,” and “Along the Red Ledge.”
In concert, Chrissie Hynde and company don’t disappoint; at a recent concert, their set sampled from the in-your-face punk of the first album through the wiser-but-edgy latest release “Alone.” The Pretenders are as fearless as ever.
Being a punk icon ain’t easy when you’re hitting middle age. But you can count on Lou Reed to explore aging and anarchy with grace.