Thursday, August 22, 2019

The Classics According to Keith – D.C. Cab

  EVERY TIME I DIE frontman KEITH BUCKLEY waxes cinematic on the more important films of our time—sort of.   D.C. CAB (UNIVERSAL, 1983) STARS: Mr. T, Marsha Warfield, Gary Busey,...

The Meme of “Extreme”

When discussions ensue about alleged extremity in the current scene of Loud Music Played With Guitars (that phrase sums up everything nicely, doesn’t it?), the same buzzwords...

Musician life coach Dave Sherman on the three characteristics of addiction

Apparently the last column had a pretty big impact. Judging by all the emails I’ve gotten and the feedback from the editors at AP, they have asked...

Levels of unthinkable disgrace

There's been a lot of talk lately. While, yes, it is true that I got a haircut, rumors have been swirling about the AP blogosphere with unsubstantiated claims that I bite (or...

Craig Owens (Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows) on jaded musicians and fans

These days I see so many jaded musicians living amongst the world of rockers and it truly bums me out. It’s not that I had never seen...

What Would Jesus Comment?

I've got an attitude problem. Believe you me. I’m cynical, I’m jaded and I instinctively expect the worst in people. I blame it directly and indirectly on student loans,...

To The Commenters

Who the hell are you, anyway? Are you that big of a douche-bag in everyday life? I'm just not sure where you get off saying such horrible shit about...

A Free* Country

  Some people like Coke and some people like Pepsi. I won’t hold it against you if you’re a Pepsi drinker. I certainly wouldn’t judge you based on...

Bands That Time Forgot: Gods Reflex

For this installment of Bands That Time Forgot, I want to profile one of the most important groups to my personal musical evolution, Gods Reflex. Odds are, you've...

“Hey, isn’t that…”: When AP and TV collide

Like most other red-blooded Americans, I love Pawn Stars. If you've never watched the show, here's the premise: People bring (increasingly ridiculous and/or super-duper expensive) stuff into...