KSLX Blogs

Yes ~ “The Chris Squire Virtuoso Award”


The U.K.’s Progressive Music Awards has renamed its Virtuoso Award, “The Chris Squire Virtuoso Award.”  Yes drummer Alan White says, “Re-naming the award is highly appropriate. Chris did so much to share the way the bass is played these days. His impact was incalculable. All of us who were privileged to know him will miss him hugely. But the music he ... Read More »

Guns N’ Roses Rumors…. #truth =)


Rumors have been circulating about the original Guns n’ Roses lineup performing down under! Aussie promoter, AJ Maddah, tells Music Feeds, “It’s been nice for me personally to share this fantasy for a few days along with the fans, but it is not happening….If [a reunion] does happen, it is going to take longer than six months for the band ... Read More »

Guns n’ Roses: An Appreciation


Well…it *finally* happened! Slash n’ Axl have made peace with each other. Which means: LET THE REUNION RUMORS COMMENCE!!! Which begs a few questions. Let me try to address a few from my personal point-of-view. First: “Are Guns n’ Roses a “Classic Rock Band?” Absolutely. The “purists” will try to deny it. They’re just like our parents were, when they ... Read More »

New on CD and Concert DVD….


New this week 9/4: Aerosmith, Rocks Donington 2014 The Arcs, Yours, Dreamily (featuring the Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach) Dave Davies, Rippin’ Up New York City: Live at the City Winery The Doors, Other Voices / Full Circle (post-Morrison albums) Iron Maiden, The Book of Souls New this week 8/28: Robert Cray 4 Nights of Forty Years Live Provogue/Mascot Label Group ... Read More »