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Amanda Palmer Writes Poem to Boston Bombing Suspect – Has She Gone Too Far?

Crowd-sourcing art rock diva composes poem for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev


By Alex Baker


In what is assumedly the latest in a string of efforts designed to test the limits of her likability with the public, Amanda Palmer has published a poem for Boston Bombing suspect Dzhohkar Tsarnaev on her blog.


The poem, entitled simply A Poem for Dzhohkar, has drawn an angry response on Read More

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The Joe Perry 1959 Les Paul

Gibson unveils the Joe Perry 1959 Les Paul, an immaculate recreation of the Aerosmith guitarist’s signature axe


By Alex Baker


At the 2013 NAMM Convention in Anaheim last month, Gibson Guitars introduced a new reissued 1959 Les Paul styled after Joe Perry’s iconic 1959 original.


The Joe… Read More

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Sunshine Riot

Alt-rock quartet Sunshine Riot have a country influenced sound that they rather aptly describe as “something like Johnny Cash meets Kurt Cobain.” The Boston, Mass outfit has toured all over the country, developing a live show that teams with searing music and incredible energy. They’ve also managed to garner favorable press everywhere from Nashville to NYC and have recently put their album “A Fresh Bottle & A Brand New Day” out on… Read More

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