On the front page of yesterday's New York Times was the headline: Energy Drinks Promise Edge, But Experts Say Proof Is Scant.
And not that people feeding their babies Mountain Dew out of a bottle nor concocting go-go juice for their kids, Honey Boo Boo-style, will notice or care what the New York T ... More >>
Les featuring Slim Thug, Killa Kyleon, Mug, Doughbeezy, Propain, Amber London, Roosh Williams, DJ Mr. Rogers
June 27, 2012
Twice this year already, Les, one of the new rap generation's most interesting performers, has released mixtapes. Neither of them were anything less than Absolutel ... More >>
Ed. Note: This review was written by photographer Jason Wolter.
Photos by Jason WolterThe Avett Brothers
Verizon Wireless Theater
May 20, 2011
Friday night's Avett Brothers show started out much like any assignment would for me: In the pit photographing the Brothers' opening salvo and then ... More >>
Photos by Bob RuggieroMarshall Tucker BandBlue Oyster Cult, Marshall Tucker Band
March 18, 2011
An odd co-headlining bill on the surface had the Marshall Tucker boys opening Friday's show. Though only singer Doug Gray remains from the classic lineup, the rest of the group are a ... More >>
Photos by Jason WolterElizabeth Cook (first set)
McGonigel's Mucky Duck
March 11, 2011
Rocks Off always appreciates a country artist who comes by their tales of low lives and high times honestly, and Elizabeth Cook certainly qualifies. The offspring of a mother who honed her musical skills i ... More >>
As you may have heard, there's a teeny-tiny little music festival going on in Austin later this week. Some of the early birds on team Rocks Off are either already there or well on their way, as a matter of fact.
With more than 2,000 artists playing the official part of SXSW alone, trying to ... More >>
Southern Backtones' Hank SchymaCanned Acoustica II
March 3, 2011
Check out our photos of Canned Acoustica II: Acoutstic Boogaloo!
It's awfully hard to dog a charity event, especially one donating to a cause as noble as the Houston Food Bank, so Aftermath won't even try. Besid ... More >>
Neil Young has spawned many children in the indie/folk-rock community, many of whom have directly constructed their style based on the Canadian humanitarian's more acoustic oeurve rather than the ragged-glory feedback cues that goosed grunge gods like Pearl Jam a generation ago.
In the tradi ... More >>