Heavy Trash, the garage-rockabilly duo of Matt Verta-Ray and the one, the only Jon Spencer, celebrate the release of their third record, Midnight Soul Serenade, at Bowery Electric tonight. As Verta-Ray explains in this weeks' Voice (drop by tonight), "Generally, rock 'n' roll guys are insecur ... More >>
A piano trio whose fundamental aesthetic is irreverentget it, coppers, irreverent?
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Bill O'Reilly, we salute you, now please give us all our frankincense and myrrh back
Six of these 12 picks recast known compositions, and only two of the six are in the rock tradition. But I did find one medium-obscure alt band worth writing about. One.