Appropriately announcing his entrance with the classic "Are You Experienced," the second coming of Jimi Hendrix -- Lenny Kravitz -- was a retro '60s vision in white bellbottoms, chunky platforms and…
Def American Recordings head Rick Rubin is planning a funeral for Aug. 27, and it promises to be a joyful event.
In an effort to shed the "pop rock" shroud that claimed several big-haired bands in the last year, Winger arrives Tuesday via Atlantic Records with "Pull," a platter fraught with heavy, from-the-gut…
Two major hard rock bands have undergone significant personnel changes, each suffering the departure of their lead vocalist.
OPRYLAND OFFICIALS have revealed plans to restore and reopen Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, famed longtime home of the Grand Ole Opry, which has been essentially closed since 1974, when the Opry moved…
Reviewed Oct. 23, 1992.
En Vogue's performance is like a Broadway production: A grand stage design, numerous costume changes, choreographed dancing, an orchestra, even some prearranged dialogue--unusual for pop music…
The sixth annual Rip magazine party proved, if nothing else, that hard rock is alive and well. Each of the seven bands selected to perform was, if not the antithesis of the currently hip…
Little Caesar offered a gutsy performance that served as a showcase for its new release "Influence" (DGC). The band, which most of the industry hailed as the "next big thing" upon the release of its…