Woe betide anyone who actually bought this recordFor weeks, scared rock journos could avoid participating in this important "Are You Smarter Than a Rock Critic?" pop-quiz shame exercise by blocking our AIM name or not picking up their cell phones. But this week is SXSW! The yearly blowout whe ... More >>
Butthole Surfers Music Hall of Williamsburg Friday, December 31, 2010 Better Than: Sharing a flask of warm champagne and a handful of stale gorp at the Phish show. Upon getting jostled and stage-squished for about the seventh time, my friend turns to me and says, "After midnight, everyone ... More >>
The eccentric Daniel Johnston returns
Graham MacraeDoug Martsch is the one in pencil Now in their 17th year of existence, Siren headliners Built to Spill have currently been working on their seventh studio album, There Is No Enemy, the follow-up to 2006's You In Reverse. While Built to Spill probably won't be premiering any new materi ... More >>
They're collaborating with teenagers now. Terrible idea. Wonderful idea.