Russell Simins

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2013

    That Time the Melvins Played With Yoko Ono

    The Melvins--immortal avant-metal overlords of cataclysmic, stadium-sized riffage, double-drum devastation and deliciously diabolical yelping--are the freakishly genius punk crushers that the late Kurt Cobain wished to high hell his band Nirvana could be. While Melvins idolizer Cobain is long gone, ... More >>

  • Music

    March 27, 2007

    The Bored and the Beautiful

    The Pierces are enjoying themselves a little more than their biggest hit would suggest

  • Music

    November 9, 2004

    Dial M for Middle Age

    East Village alt-rawk oldsters face the whippersnappers

  • Music

    October 13, 1998