Yesterday Will Oldham, aka Bonnie Prince Billy, did an instore performance at Amoeba Records on Sunset, and West Coast Sound's Nikki Darling was there to report on the scene: Will Oldham gets French pedicures and shows them off while wearing flip-flops and Hawaiian board shorts. That's the first ... More >>
Plot thickens with Bonnie Prince Billys new album, Beware
You're going to be seeing a lot of lists in the next few weeks. Lists of bests and worsts of year, lists of disappointments, lists of dance mixes and YouTube clips. We figured we'd begin our weeks of lists with one that captures not the year in music, but one aspect of the decade in music: new wei ... More >>
In the flaccid world of indie rock, Will Oldham stands fully erect
Our newest musical voices who, a decade a ago, might have been tempted to call themselves Moon Flower or Dog Park proudly go by their given names: Sufjan Stevens, Joanna Newsom, Neko Case, Devendra Banhart. Not so with the mysterious Mr. Phil Elverum...
Brian McMahan on the return of his band . . . and party music!
The Omaha rock scene, the world of the flyover people, the future of the music business, and one vicious head wound
Songs for Camden Joy
A summer guide to solipsistic Sartre rock
Micro-East Collective in the race for space