J.B. Townsend

  • Music

    October 13, 2010

    Frankie Rose Isn't Going Anywhere

    After ditching three rising fuzz-pop bands, a Brooklyn fixture finds solace with her fourth

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2010

    Hungover at Coney Island with the Beachniks (Plus MP3!)

    Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent. ​Lo-fi sunshine stealers Beachniks make music so radiant, enthusiastic, and joyful that it's almost confrontational. An extended, sunburned arm of New York's thriving post-kiwi jangle-punk scene, the ... More >>