Tickets to this benefit to help raise money for New Zealand lo-fi, proto-twee art-punker Chris Knox were $75 and still sold out in under 15 minutes. It says a lot about the need to help a dude who requires serious rehabilitation after a series of strokes—and you can still do your part by purchasing the benefit album at chrisknox.co.nz. But it says even more about the caliber of indie-rock royalty whose hearts he has touched with his timeless, ramshackle art-pop. Brooklyn Vegan has no qualms about... More >>>