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Rock Cellar Magazine | “We Never Tried to Fit in With What Was Happening Around Us”: Violent Femmes’ Brian Ritchie on 30 Years of ‘Why Do Birds Sing?’ and the Femmes’ Legacy
October 28, 2021
“We Never Tried to Fit in With What Was Happening Around Us”: Violent Femmes’ Brian Ritchie on 30 Years of ‘Why Do Birds Sing?’ and the Femmes’ Legacy

During the 1980s, Violent Femmes created one of alternative rock’s most instantly recognizable intros with “Blister in the Sun,” a song that remains a classic decades later. Yet longtime fans...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear the Violent Femmes’ New Album ‘Hotel Last Resort,’ Available Now
July 26, 2019
Hear the Violent Femmes’ New Album ‘Hotel Last Resort,’ Available Now

Violent Femmes returned on Friday with a new album, Hotel Last Resort, which kicks off with a song that’s sure to get stuck in your head — and “Another Chorus”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Calm Your Concert Angst with Violent Femmes’ Cathartic New Song ‘Another Chorus’
June 19, 2019
Calm Your Concert Angst with Violent Femmes’ Cathartic New Song ‘Another Chorus’

You know that feeling when you go to a concert and the band on stage — it doesn’t matter if it’s the band you came to see or the opening...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Stream Violent Femmes’ New Song ‘Hotel Last Resort,’ Featuring Television’s Tom Verlaine
April 30, 2019
Stream Violent Femmes’ New Song ‘Hotel Last Resort,’ Featuring Television’s Tom Verlaine

The Violent Femmes hold a special place in indie/rock history, quintessential songs including “Blister in the Sun” remaining radio staples to this day, and the veteran band will release a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap/Photos: 1980s Fans Brave the Heat for Cruel World Festival in Pasadena to See Blondie, Devo, Morrissey, Bauhaus and Many More
May 16, 2022
Recap/Photos: 1980s Fans Brave the Heat for Cruel World Festival in Pasadena to See Blondie, Devo, Morrissey, Bauhaus and Many More

Debbie Harry of Blondie was absolutely thrilled to be onstage during this past Saturday, May 14’s sold-out Cruel World Festival in Southern California. “You have no idea how good it...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Chris Stein Sitting Out Blondie’s Summer Tour Due to Heart Issue: “… A Dumbass Condition Called Arterial Fibrillation”
April 14, 2022
Chris Stein Sitting Out Blondie’s Summer Tour Due to Heart Issue: “… A Dumbass Condition Called Arterial Fibrillation”

Blondie has a busy touring schedule in the coming months, but Debbie Harry and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame legends will do so without Chris Stein, who announced that...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Blondie Announce August U.S. Tour with Special Guest The Damned; Playing Cruel World Festival in May
March 2, 2022
Blondie Announce August U.S. Tour with Special Guest The Damned; Playing Cruel World Festival in May

This summer, Debbie Harry, Chris Stein and Blondie will head out on the road for a run of U.S. tour dates, the legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band...

Rock Cellar Magazine | November 2021 Issue
November 12, 2021
November 2021 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our November 2021 features. The Beatles ‘Let It Be’: Giles Martin on Remixing New Box Set; Equipment Manager/Roadie Kevin Harrington Recalls Being at the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Cruel World Festival: Morrissey, Blondie, Bauhaus, Devo, Echo & the Bunnymen & More — May 2022 in Pasadena
June 7, 2021
Cruel World Festival: Morrissey, Blondie, Bauhaus, Devo, Echo & the Bunnymen & More — May 2022 in Pasadena

Next spring, Goldenvoice’s Cruel World Festival — originally planned for 2020, rescheduled for obvious reasons — will be held at Brookside at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. The lineup...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Cruel World Festival 2020: Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, Devo, More Headlining Ultimate ’80s Concert in Los Angeles
February 11, 2020
Cruel World Festival 2020: Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, Devo, More Headlining Ultimate ’80s Concert in Los Angeles

How much do you love the music of the 1980s? If the answer is “a lot,” well, Goldenvoice has the festival for you. On Tuesday, the Cruel World Festival was...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ¡Viva Los Lobos! (Interview with Steve Berlin)
July 17, 2012
¡Viva Los Lobos! (Interview with Steve Berlin)

Steve Berlin of Los Lobos gives an interview detailing the band's 4-decade career, their current popularity, and working with that "f***ing idiot" Paul Simon.

Rock Cellar Magazine | From Banshees to Vampires… An Interview with Steven Severin
April 16, 2012
From Banshees to Vampires… An Interview with Steven Severin

It’s an unsettling tale of terror and tormented humanity.  A small village has fallen under a vampire’s curse, and the boundaries between the real and unreal have blurred. Steven Severin,...