Don't forget to check our constantly-updated Los Angeles Concert Calendar Friday, August 9 The Standells THE SATELLITE Although it's easy to erroneously associate savage, stomping garage-rock innovators The Standells with Boston (thanks to their 1966 hit "Dirty Water"), make no mistake, these guys ... More >>
Timothy NorrisArcade FireIt doesn't seem all that long ago when we watched Arcade Fire play in front of a wildly exuberant crowd at Irving Plaza in New York City during the Funeral tour, with frontman Win Butler playfully apologizing for not having enough songs in the repertoire to play a lon ... More >>
The rise of classically informed indie music, one awesome photograph of MC 62 Foot Jesus, and my thoughts on "conflict of interest" in music criticism today. ALSO, a member of Grizzly Bear getting crunk in a Cincinnati, OH parking lot. It's kind of like US Weekly for obscure people.
What matters for buzz bands these days is becoming the next blog thing
The Arcade Fire tap into all the bliss running wild underneath