We'll be adding to this list as the weekend moves on. On with it...
Will more marriage proposals ensue?
The new non-Comedians collaboration between the Mountain Goats' John Darnielle and John Vanderslice is a split LP, tremendously named Moon Colony Bloodbath, loosely billed as "concept record about organ harvesting colonies on the moon." The cover art, which you should picture on the front of an LP, ... More >>
In the week we talked Charlie Gibson into saying our name, twice, we apparently made fun of the Hold Steady for being middle-aged, although that wasn't really exactly what we meant to say. Right wingers still really hate Janeane Garofalo, huh? Other interviews: Smog's Bill Callahan on his new Somet ... More >>
The Mountain Goats can, and will, go home again
Two of these guys are not going on the no-sideburns tour For an awful long time, every John Darnielle tour was a solo tour. Excepting an early stretch with Rachel Ware, Darnielle's Mountain Goats were a purely one man entity, if a bit a of joke on the whole singer-songwriter phenomenon. The arrang ... More >>
Alt-comedians celebrate the joy of the up-and-coming (or down-and-out) comedian
Stephen Malkmus gets his wavy-gravy jam on
For the week of April 18-24, 2007
Wry rambler slings his dignified words above the silence
Collaborating with real live mountain goats, John Darnielle puts escape behind him