Ray Manzarek

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2014

    The Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 8/22/14

    For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.

  • Voice Choices

    August 20, 2014


    LA punk rockers come to NY.

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2013

    10 Other Weird Music Vidoes Released Years After the Song

    Yesterday, Bob Dylan's website released a bonkers interactive music video to "Like a Rolling Stone." Its media player, concocted by a company called Interlude, lets you experience a few minutes of flipping through a satellite TV hookup on which everyone is lip-synching to the 48-year-old classic. A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2012

    Los Angeles Is To X As NYC Is To the Ramones. Discuss.

    Los Angeles is to X as New York is to the Ramones. Discuss. Actually, not exactly. As X frontwoman Exene Cervenka relates, if it wasn't for a review slagging the Ramones, X might not exist. Seems the negative notice assured future X guitarist Billy Zoom that another band was as aberrant as he wan ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    February 1, 2012


    Skrillex wub-wubs his way 
through Terminal 5

  • Voice Choices

    September 28, 2011


    X celebrates an unusual anniversary

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Rock-Critic Pop Quiz #5: How Many Members Of The Doors Can You Name?

    Left to right: Val Kilmer, Crosby, Stills, and Nash ​After having shown a stunning lack of muscle regarding the Clash and Bob Dylan, I figured I'd give our trusty panel of rock critics one last chance to embarrass themselves in front of whatever baby boomers have figured out the Internet. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2010

    Carlos Santana Needs To Be Stopped

    ​If you happened to watch last night's American Music Awards, well, I'm very sorry. If you didn't, our good friend Maura provides an in-depth live-blog summary over at the Awl, but here's the gist: Justin Bieber reigned supreme, Katy Perry wandered so far off key she made Taylor Swift sound li ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    May 20, 2009


    Punk rabble-rousers return to fight the Battle of Los Angeles again

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2008
  • Blogs

    May 20, 2008

    Interview: Exene Cervenka of X

    X's 13 x 31 tour hits New York and the Fillmore at Irving Plaza on Saturday, May 24th while the day before Cervenka's exhibition of recent collages, "Sleep in Spite of Thunder," opens at the DCKT Contemporary art galley on the Bowery. "What happened to our audience was Mothers Against Drunk Drivers ... More >>

  • Art

    July 10, 2007

    The Summer of Haight

    Recommendations by R.C. Baker