Billy Zoom

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2014

    The Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 8/22/14

    For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    John Doe of X: "You Feel As Though You Haven't Wasted Your Life"

    "We thought, 'why don't we do something that involves the most work possible?' And the most rehearsal, trying to figure out how to do these damn songs that we kinda gave up on a long time ago," says X singer/guitarist John Doe with a laugh. See also: A Complete Guide to Which X Show You Should Atte ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    August 20, 2014


    LA punk rockers come to NY.

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2014

    A Complete Guide to Which X Show You Should Attend

    In the late seventies and early eighties, X emerged as the most prolific punk band on the West Coast. Their raucous rhythms, rebellious energy, and enigmatic lyrics cemented their reputation as raconteurs of the Los Angeles scene. Though they haven't released new material since the mid-nineties, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2012

    Los Angeles Is To X As NYC Is To the Ramones. Discuss.

    Los Angeles is to X as New York is to the Ramones. Discuss. Actually, not exactly. As X frontwoman Exene Cervenka relates, if it wasn't for a review slagging the Ramones, X might not exist. Seems the negative notice assured future X guitarist Billy Zoom that another band was as aberrant as he wan ... More >>

  • Music

    June 8, 2010

    Against Me! Make Their Blue Album

    White Crosses revels in the suddenly anomalous thrills of power chords

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2008
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    May 20, 2008

    Interview: Exene Cervenka of X

    X's 13 x 31 tour hits New York and the Fillmore at Irving Plaza on Saturday, May 24th while the day before Cervenka's exhibition of recent collages, "Sleep in Spite of Thunder," opens at the DCKT Contemporary art galley on the Bowery. "What happened to our audience was Mothers Against Drunk Drivers ... More >>

  • Music

    April 18, 2006

    Dear Mr. President

    Baby let's have a ficus leaf and a cranberry Snapple before Bush do something crazy