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"Save Rock and Roll" cover

Fall Out Boy Didn’t “Save Rock and Rock,” Rock and Roll Saved Fall Out Boy

A review of Fall Out Boy’s first post-hiatus album, “Save Rock and Roll.” Don’t call it a comeback.

The free members of Russian punk group Pussy Riot ~ DOOM Magazine

So, What Does That “M” Stand For These Days, MTV?

We sure as hell know it isn’t “music,” as much as you like to pretend it still does.  In order to further that illusion, every year you hold the MTV Video MUSIC Awards.

Alternative Press #291 October 2012 Blood On The Dance Floor

Damn Straight This Is My Last Issue of Alternative Press

How a single article finally left me completely outraged at the reining “alternative” music mag: Rape apology and Blood on the Dance Floor


Urban Decay ` Who Are You Calling A Groupie? ~ DOOM! Magazine

Who Are You Calling a “Groupie?”

Right, so. There’s a lot wrong with this statement. And before you harp on me about “it’s just one website, and a make-up company at that!” lemme tell you: there is a popular idea that women have three roles in music: fan, muse or groupie.

Kony 2012 "Campaign" Material

This Is Not a Post About Kony 2012

Well, it kind of is.  It kind of isn’t.  This is a post about a lot of things. We live in a culture where we all truly believe we can become experts in something overnight, that we should be handed all the information we could ever need immediately and have our decisions made for us. This is not isolated to global events or situations. We have been trained to expect simple answers with simple solutions.

What Rolling Stone’s ’100 Greatest Guitarists’ Issue REALLY Says - DOOM! Magazine

What Rolling Stone’s ‘100 Greatest Guitarists’ Issue REALLY Says

Rolling Stone’s ‘100 Greatest Guitarists’ list is a testament to how long rock and roll has been a boys club…and how little we have encouraged women in music.


Bella Swan, Lisbeth Salander and How Two Extremes Don’t Make a Right - DOOM! Magazine

Bella Swan, Lisbeth Salander and How Two Extremes Don’t Make a Right

Recently, a friend asked for tips on how to write a strong female character without pissing people off.  My tip for him and any other writers out there is this…

An Open Letter to Frank Miller in Response to His OWS Blog - Photo of Frank Miller © 2008 Pinguino K. CC BY 2.0

An Open Letter to Frank Miller in Response to His OWS Blog

A response to Frank Miller’s criticisms of the Occupy Wall Street Movement