Also, Miguel, L.A. Bluegrass Situation, Heidecker and Wood, the Ditty Bops and others
In the strange wake of music's digital rebirth, vinyl has experienced a modest boom in popularity, seen by many as a replacement for the awkward middleman that is the compact disc. INCHES reviews the output of L.A.'s healthy vinyl community, believing that good music deserves much more than a handfu ... More >>
Brian McBride: "I discovered the less that was involved kinetically speaking, the more I was interested. I used to describe it as islands of song, and everything else building up to the melody."
Resolved: Stars of the Lid play very slowly
Rick Moody, Jonathan Lethem and John Darnielle on the crossbreeding of literature and pop
My wallpaper and I are fighting a duel to the death. One of us has to go.