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Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014
Progressive metal has no shortage of sci-fi concept albums. But before you go criticizing San Francisco-based Thought Chamber for adding to the already saturated space-saga market, give Psykerion a good long listen. This thing sounds like it took six
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Around Milwaukee
Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013

The Milwaukee shop specializes in guitars you won't find elsewhere

Guitar aficionados rank George Harrison’s “Rocky” Fender Stratocaster, hand-decorated by the late Beatle using day-glow enamel paint and nail polish belonging to his first wife, Pattie Boyd, among the most famous celebrity guitars of all time. Originally Sonic Blue, Harrison’s colorfully customized version was first seen in the Magical Mystery Tour
Album Reviews
Monday, Nov. 4, 2013
 Back in the ’90s, hotshot guitarist Michael Lee Firkins drew comparisons to Jeff Beck. While the next-big-thing predictions never became reality, Firkins is still at it, and his first album in five years, Yep, features a trio of musicians from bigger bands: Gov’t Mule, Black Crowes and the Allman Brothers Band. A rootsy, bluesy
Album Reviews
Monday, July 15, 2013

Stars Fall Darkly

 The market for instrumental music—particularly sinister, demented instrumental music—remains narrow. But adventurous listeners

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