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Live Review & Photos: Imagine Dragons and Metric at Viejas Arena, July 21, 2015

Imagine Dragons at Viejas Arena

The band’s San Diego show was more than just smoke and mirrors

Live Review & Photos: Metric at House of Blues, December 8, 2012

The synthpop band impressed at its sold-out San Diego show

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 168

Against your will, you are alive

Poetic Memory: Shaw (List)

You don’t know who Shaw is, but that’s just something you’ll have to remedy.

The Metric System

The Canadian quartet is just one of a hundred bands at this year’s Indiefest.

Review: Metric; November 24, 2009; Mr. Smalls Theater, Pittsburgh

Speaking from experience, mid-week concerts are usually not most bands’ best outings. The crowd is usually thin and attendees worry about how much sleep they’ll get before work.

Metric Release Acoustic EP, Tour with Band of Skulls (MP3)


Canadian rockers Metric are bringing their densely textured mix of psychedelia and electro to a city near you. They are currently on a nationwide tour in support of their critically acclaimed release Fantasies. Since I am located in the O&B Pittsburgh office, I’ll have the good fortune of witnessing the spectacle this Tuesday at Mr […]

Review: Metric; June 7, 2009 at FM 94/9 Independence Jam; Oceanside

The Canadian band blew both of the headliners away

Video: Metric – “Sick Muse”

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 […]

Grand Ole Party Tour with Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Grand Ole Party

Yeah Yeah Yeahs? You may have heard of them

Metric Declare Their Independence


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 New Up – Broken Machine

It is often said that you don’t know what you have until it’s gone. But sometimes it goes the other way, and you don’t know what you’ve been missing until you finally get it. Certain bands strike a chord because they fill a void that the fan hadn’t even realized was there. Whether it be […]