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2007 Stories by Zach Baron

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  • Japanther's "Dinosaur Death Dance"

    published November 6, 2007

    Last night, Japanther’s “Dinosaur Death Dance” ended with Crass’ Penny Rimbaud asking, “What kindly faeries enchant this... More >>

  • Fear and Melody

    published September 18, 2007

    "I cannot take your want and make it a need," drawls "Taste," the queasy keystone that divides one side of the Magik Markers' Boss from the... More >>

  • Noisy Punks Flirt With Clarity

    published August 28, 2007

    Rawwar's Bhangra-gone-LES A-side, "Nicoman," has already garnered its share of M.I.A. compare-and-contrasts, but Gang Gang Dance have been... More >>

  • Everyone's Gone to the Dentist

    published August 28, 2007

    This summer, people my age—mid-twenties, that is—wore white jeans, khakis, topsiders, deck shoes, loafers, pastel shorts, and suntans.... More >>

  • The Beastie Boys' The Mix-Up

    published June 19, 2007

    New York began for me, a Philly schoolboy, the same way it did for out-of-town skaters and college students, graffiti artists, sculptors,... More >>

  • The Song Remains the Same

    published June 5, 2007

    "Ponytail," the fleeting finale to Panda Bear's new Person Pitch, isn't a completely new song. Three albums in—not counting those... More >>

  • The Sound of Summer

    published May 8, 2007

    For all of summer's many temptations—Coney Island while it lasts, sunlight, Spiderman 3, that kind oSpiderman 3 , that kind of... More >>

  • Eastward, Ho!

    published May 1, 2007

    The British novelist Jim Crace likes to boast that he's "the least autobiographical writer of fiction you're likely to encounter." It's been an... More >>

  • Remix King Spins Through His Rolodex

    published April 10, 2007

    Mark Ronson interrupts his East Village Radio show, fades down his Amy Winehouse- sporting, Supremes-a-go-going Zutons retread "Valerie," and asks... More >>

  • Dirty Disco Dancing

    published April 3, 2007

    Is it Studio B's booking, or is there some ghost in the soundboard that reduces all who enter into Philly keyboard- loser-of-yore Atom and his... More >>

  • The War on War

    published March 13, 2007

    So there isn't a song on Living With the Living about the Nets absconding to Brooklyn or that miasmic odor-cloud that drifted over from... More >>

  • Steal this Band

    published February 27, 2007

    Jonathan Lethem's The Fortress of Solitude faded to the sound of Another Green World, Brian Eno's haunting, monochromatic... More >>

  • Project Norwegian Runway

    published February 27, 2007

    Per Borten is not interested in politics, but his grandfather was. "My grandfather, he was a prime minister from '65 to '71," Borten says. "Kind... More >>

  • More Fun Fest

    published January 16, 2007

    To get to the Issue Project Room, proceed past Carroll Street's red brick row houses and their wrought iron gratings, past the building marked NYC... More >>

  • Singles Going Steady

    published January 9, 2007

    Bunny Rabbit "Lucky Bunny Foot" Lovers and Crypts, Voodoo-Eros If Nelly could make it to 14 on Billboard's rap... More >>

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