Four American Cities Defined By The Music
American music is fed by a thousand different streams emanating from different cities around the country. Here are just four of them.
Hidden Gems 3: Songs That Missed the Top of the Charts
This week in ’95 had Bryan Adams and Boyz II Men at the top of the charts. But what other gems flew under that radar?
Creed: Last Rock Band Standing?
“…[Creed] is on the shortlist that.. closed the book on a time where rock bands regularly charted singles on the Billboard Hot 100.”
The Bathers: One of the Best Bands You’ve Never Heard
Scottish group The Bathers created music that was atmospheric, moody — and a wee bit reminescent of Roxy Music.
Matthew Sweet’s “Girlfriend”: Power Pop and Positivity
Matthew Sweet is one of our best purveyors of power pop. His 90s-era album, “Girlfriend,” was a refreshing counter to emerging grunge.