Is the day of the guitar band over, or at least on hiatus? It's a good question. It is hard to think of a single contemporary musician who is considered a "guitar hero." Music is always moving, always changing. Perhaps not as noticeably in the mainstream, where it seems to be about the singer, the ... More >>
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In 2008, Justin Simon and Eric Tsai released their first 12-inch, "Cable Dazed"/"Weird Pains," on Italians Do It Better, Mike Simonetti's synth-driven club label. It's one of the most bewitching releases of the last few years, particularly "Cable Dazed," an endlessly rolling groove that recal ... More >>
Cave is the one...aw, hell, you already know which one he is. Photo by Deirdre O'Callaghan.Nick Cave is a busy man. Over the past year, the underground rock hero has released a novel, scored a Viggo Mortensen movie, re-released some of his Bad Seeds records, rewritten the screenplay for a rem ... More >>
Return of the heaviest and most melodramatic progressive rock cult band you never heard
Two halfway-through-the-decade disco contenders come out of their corners a bit guarded
Metal's Diverse Underground Leaves Metallica in the Dust
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