How did we go from the Rolling Stones to Fartbarf?
Jeff Taylor carries around three Moleskine journals with him everywhere. With a circle on the front, one carries the evocatively introspective lyrics he's produced for his band Dumpster Hunter. A second one with a straight line on the cover is filled with more "cerebral notes and day-to-day things." ... More >>
Bob Dylan rolls into Barclays
Hospitality, Crocodiles 4Knots Music Festival Main Stage Saturday, July 14 Better than: Waiting in line at McCarren Pool. Now are the times of heat. During Hospitality's set, the sun shone brightly. It was hot; shade was at a premium. The Brooklyn trio's brand of dreamy indiepop, which mixes child ... More >>
Picturesque Americana or pop-cultural moment waiting to be ripped off? It's your call! Halloween is coming! In case you're someone who doesn't have the time or moneyor patienceto head out to the costume shop and figure out what alter ego you're going to take on during this weeke ... More >>
What was the first rock and roll song? Ask music historians and you'll get a range of '40s and early '50 candidates, from "Good Rockin' Tonight" to "Rocket 88." Ah, but when did the Rock Era begin? That's easier. Everybody knows that Bill Haley and His Comets' rendition of "Rock Around the C ... More >>
Post-punk pioneers return to demolish a microwave oven