Posts Tagged ‘the velvet underground’ // rss

Poetic Memory: Barbarian (List)


Photo credit: Chris Maroulakos

The San Diego band’s January Soda Bar residency wraps up Monday night



Poetic Memory: The Yellow Dress (List)


The twee-pop band shares its influences



Poetic Memory: Picastro (List)


The discordant Canadians are coming to San Diego



Live Review: Wild Flag at the Casbah, November 20, 2010


The all-female supergroup unveiled its sound to a packed Casbah.



Poetic Memory: Oh Mercy (List)


Is Australia the new Canada?



Poetic Memory: Boomsnake (List)


Boomsnake’s Gabriel Rodriguez talks about his influences — and Tarot cards.



Interview: Kurt Vile


For a solo artist, Kurt Vile sure is in a lot of bands.



Poetic Memory: Matthew Specktor (List)


Matthew Specktor

The 19-year-old narrator of Matthew Specktor’s novel That Summertime Sound has two options: return home to L.A. and a family that hardly notices him; or travel to the Heart of the Heart of the Country—Columbus, Ohio—and come of age. The novel is set against the Columbus music scene of the 1980s, and Specktor is looking to […]