We talked to Dan Mangan before his recent Casbah show
The Black Keys put on an impeccable sounding show at Viejas Arena
The band will play the Belly Up in March
The blues-soul legend’s Dan Auerbach-produced album is his best in decades
The New Orleans band outdid itself in San Diego
Arthur and I, we soon drew our hogs
The gang gets hyperbolic…again.
The Ohio band has a hidden depth that belies its lo-fi aesthetic.
The Canadian quartet is just one of a hundred bands at this year’s Indiefest.
The Brooklyn band’s ‘Fever’ has broken
With its upbeat charm and infectious chorus, “Sick Muse” is probably the best song on Metric‘s new album Fantasies, and now there’s a video for it. If you have half as much fun watching it as the band did making it, you’ll still be having twice as much fun as you should today. Also, if […]
Yeah Yeah Yeahs? You may have heard of them
Metric are having a good year. The Canadian quartet recently released the excellent Fantasies, their first album in four years, which adds new layers to their dark, angular rock and roll. They’re also set to blow audiences away at the FM 94/9 Independence Jam on June 7th, alongside Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Black Keys, and […]
^^ The Black Keys ^^ The folks behind the annual Southern Comfort Music Experience, to be held in the Ace Parking Lot at the corner of Imperial and Park this Saturday, have finally seen fit to declassify its set times. A five dollar “donation” grants you access to the event and its eleven musical acts.
Kristen Gundred of Grand Ole Party fame has started her own record label, to be known as Zoo Music. Gundred has signed one band so far, San Diego’s own Crocodiles, with the band’s Neon Jesus/Neon Autobahn 7-inch set to be the label’s maiden release. If you’re wondering what the label’s second release is going to […]
When I left Thursday afternoon, I felt like shit with an ungodly case of mono and, apparently, Lyme disease. I thought I might die there, but by Friday, I felt much, much better. It may be stupidly-named, but Bonnaroo apparently cures all ills.