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From A To Zimbabwe

Inspiration for starting a band can come from anywhere. It could be a group of friends trying to mimic their favorite band or trying to create something completely new. It could simply be a person’s preferred m...
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Duran Duran

Grade: B- “These are days of hit and run/In the stream with everyone/Is a moment of our lives,” Simon LeBon sings over an accented backbeat in “The Valley” as he begins Duran Duran’s latest attempt at a come...
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Counterpunch

After listening to Chicago-based band Counterpunch’s self-titled debut album, the best way I can think of describing them is “damn catchy.” The first track, “Team Player,” has a lengthy opening of distortion,...
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Groovatron

Flashback: Friday, Aug. 31, 2007. Groovatron, the biggest name of the still-young semester to grace Canopy Club’s stage, was awaited hungrily by fans impressed but still insatiable after The Fuz’ Floyd-heavy se...