To continue celebrating the Velvet Underground’s 50th anniversary into 2018, Verve Records/UMe is releasing The Velvet Underground, a limited-edition career-spanning box that collects all four of the pioneering band’s studio albums, Velvets collaborator Nico’s debut LP, Chelsea Girl, and a reconstruction of the fabled “lost” 1969 album, making it available on vinyl for the first…

Riding on the success of More Than Words, and Hole Hearted Extreme II – Pornograffitti became the breakthrough-album for the Bostonian rockers Extreme. Combining Glam with Pop, the band carved out a nice niche for themselves and peaked no 2 on the Billboard 200, being the most sold record of the band. Carried by the silky Funk Metal riffs…

Here’s the thing about prolific bands: because of the number of albums in their back catalog, you tend to find yourself celebrating a lot of release-date anniversaries. This is paying off in a big way for Ramones fans, though, because we’re only a year past the 40th anniversary of the band’s self-titled debut album, and…