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Live Review: Neutral Milk Hotel at the Observatory, May 28, 2015


Neutral Milk Hotel

The legendary band played an invigorating set in San Diego



Live Review: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014 in Austin, TX


Fun Fun Fun Fest

FFF is safe from corporate festival bloat and pretension — for now



Live Review: Jeff Mangum at Coachella, April 21, 2012


The Neutral Milk Hotel frontman wooed the Coachella crowd



Live Review: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Andrew Bird, Buzzcocks, tUnE-yArDs at Coachella, April 21, 2012


Part 1 of our Saturday review of Coachella



Poetic Memory: The Black Sands (List)


The Heavy Guilt’s Al Howard has a new band



Owl and Bear’s Best Lists of 2011


Yes, we made a list of our favorite lists



Poetic Memory: Bone Quida Ida (List)


San Diego’s most intriguing new act shares his influences



Poetic Memory: A Scribe Amidst the Lions (List)


The San Diego band has an EP-release show coming up



Poetic Memory: Red Wire Black Wire (List)


Lead singer Doug Walters shares his influences.



Interview: The Silent Comedy


The Silent Comedy’s Jeremiah Zimmerman gets chatty.



Poetic Memory: Boy Without God (List)


Boy Without God

Fact: there are more albums in existence today than ever before, and, as more albums are released in the future, that number will most likely increase. We, the intrepid writers for Owl&Bear, stand at the frothy frontline of this constant deluge of new music, bravely filling buckets with the good stuff and presenting it as […]



Poetic Memory: The Rest (List)


The Rest

The last time Ontario, Canada’s The Rest played at the Casbah, we missed it. But we won’t make that mistake again. After all, according to their MySpace page, The Rest like all the things that we like: doing push-ups, shooting each other with water guns, howling at the moon, and delicious Thai food. (More details […]



Review: Elvis Perkins in Dearland; March 15, 2009 at M-Theory Records; San Diego


There are worse fates than being compared to Jeff Mangum. As the frontman for Neutral Milk Hotel, Mangum spearheaded one of the most influential and revered bands in indie rock history, finally creating an album—1998’s In An Aeroplane Over The Sea—that was so perfectly realized even Mangum himself never dared attempt a follow up. So, […]