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Live Photos: Neko Case at House of Blues, September 11, 2013


Neko Case

The New Pornographers singer battled a cold in San Diego



Live Photos: A.C. Newman at the Casbah, November 14, 2012


The New Pornographers singer wrapped up his tour in San Diego



Poetic Memory: Parlour Steps (List)


The Vancouver band shares its favorite music-related films.



The New Pornographers Come Together (MP3)


Download the first single off the supergroup’s new album.



Owl and Bear’s Top Albums of 2009


The gang gets hyperbolic.



Noah & The Whale ‘Spring’ Into Action (MP3)


Noah & The Whale

The marriage of indie rock and corporate advertising can be a strange coupling. Of Montreal, Modest Mouse, and The New Pornographers are just a few bands that have had their tunes co-opted to hock steaks, cars, and beer. If you watched any television last year, chances are you caught the commercial for the Saturn Outlook, […]



Buy Neko Case For Three Dollars


Neko Case

No, you can’t buy Neko herself for three dollars, though I’m sure all of you lovestruck pervs are already reaching for your wallets. Amazon MP3 is currently selling Ms. Case’s amazing 2006 album Fox Confessor Brings The Flood for the ridiculously low price of three bucks. If you’ve never heard Fox Confessor, you now officially […]



MP3: Neko Case Blogs For Charity


Sure, everybody who has heard Neko Case knows she’s talented, and everybody who has seen her knows she’s beautiful. But did you know she’s also a good person? Turns out Ms. Case is unveiling the first single off her forthcoming Middle Cyclone album in a very classy way: by making a $5 donation to charity […]



Review: San Diego Street Scene; September 19, 2008


San Diego’s annual Street Scene festival was truly a sight to behold. A large section of San Diego’s downtown and West Village was sectioned off and made home to four stages, forty bands, and thousands upon thousands of voracious music lovers. From bros rolling joints to cute hipster chicks with flasks taped to their thighs, […]



San Diego Street Scene Releases Schedule


^^ TV On The Radio ^^ The showtimes for next week’s massive Street Scene festival have been released. People with great taste will have the agonizing task of choosing between staying at The New Pornographers’ show or defecting to TV On The Radio halfway through, and dance fans will have to choose between MGMT and […]



San Diego Street Scene Lookin’ Awfully Pretty


For the scant few who haven’t heard yet, San Diego’s annual Street Scene festival will once again be rearing its enormous head on September 19th and 20th. The colossal all-ages event brings a whopping forty bands on four stages to downtown San Diego, including Beck, Spoon, TV On The Radio, MGMT, The New Pornographers, The […]



Pitchfork Music Festival 2007 (II)


Me and McCaskill

Note: Photos in this essay depict re-enactments of actual events, not the events themselves. Thursday, July 12 McCaskill picked me up at my folks’ house at 9PM. We weren’t planning to leave Jackson until about 1 or 2AM, but we’d decided to hang out a while and say goodbyes because, naturally, we may never come […]