2006 Year in Review
2006 in Review

What a year it was. 2006 saw the Red Hot Chili Peppers take their game to yet another higher ground, while youngsters The Arctic Monkeys burst onto the scene. Buckcherry and Evanescence returned to the scene in big ways, while indie-rockers continued to dominate our office.

· Best Photos of 2006
· Top 50 CD of the Year
Artist of the Month - Incubus
Incubus rose to become one of the most popular alt-metal bands of the new millennium, setting themselves apart from a crowded field with a somewhat less-negative outlook and tireless touring. Their early funk-metal sound was heavily influenced by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, but broadened over the next few years to incorporate thrash, rap-metal, post-grunge rock, and grinding alt-metal la Korn or the Deftones... Read More about Incubus
  2006 Photos
We saw a lot of shows in 2006, here are our favorite photos.

Robert Randolph
The November Artist of the Month sits down to talk about Colorblind, non-stop touring and the state of the music industry.
Streams - 1/10/2007
New streams from The View, Blue October, Graham Coxon, Mos Def, Danity Kane and more.

The Top Ten is determined by what the EmpyreLounge.com is listening to each week. Check back Monday to see the updated list. Like what you see, Click a title and give it a try via iTunes.
1. Red Hot Chili Peppers Stadium Arcadium 7. The Decemberists The Crane Wife
2. The Killers Sam's Town 8. John Mayer Continuum
3. The Mars Volta Amputechture 9. Bob Seger Face The Promise
4. Evanescence The Open Door 10. G Love & Special Sauce Lemonade
5. Papa Roach The Paramour Sessions 11. Pete Yorn Nightcrawler
6. Buckcherry 15 12. Ray Lamontagne Till the Sun Turns Black

Pink Photos
She may sing about the "stupid girls," but Pink proved Tuesday night why she has one of the best voices in music today.

Blog - 1/9/2007
New Tour Dates from Blue October, Pete Yorn, Cold War Kids, Albert Hammond, JR and more.