5 days ago | Interviews
Here's the thing about covering the music of another artist: It's completely and totally mortifying when it doesn't go perfectly and said musician is sitting in the venue watching the disaster unfold. This happened with Forro in the Dark the first...
13 days ago | Clip Job
Since 1959, the Newport Folk Festival has sprawled across the grounds of Fort Adams for one weekend in late July (or early August, depending on the year) for the sake of celebrating the best and most beloved talents in modern folk music. The sound...
14 days ago | Rock 'n' Roll
Jake Gyllenhaal isn't the only southpaw people are talking this summer, as Courtney Barnett — Australia's most sought-after indie import — has continued to pack rooms while unpacking depression with the songs off March's meteoric breakthrough albu...
17 days ago | Interviews
The most stunning scene in Asif Kapadia's painful, extraordinary Amy – the documentary that follows the rise and tragic fall of gone-too-soon pop powerhouse Amy Winehouse — is what Kapadia calls a "beautiful accident." In it, Winehouse is in the C...
18 days ago | Rock 'n' Roll
The "make lemons out of lemonade" adage took a very rock 'n' roll turn with Dave Grohl last month, as he's taken the incredible inconvenience of a serious injury and turned it into a running joke that fuels the Foo Fighters' current tour. Some mus...
19 days ago | Rock 'n' Roll
Dave Grohl took a nasty spill onstage (or off of one, technically) at a music festival in Sweden last month, resulting in a broken leg and a string of canceled concerts for the Foo Fighters in the midst of a tour in support of 2014's "musical...