Rusted Root

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in New York This Week, 7/21/14

    For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.

  • News

    May 25, 2010

    Summer Guide: Hit the Arts Road!

    Weekend trips to cultured places

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2009

    The Porny New Yeasayer Website

    ​Click here for Yeasayer's sophisticated delivery system for new single "Ambling Alp." And for "sophisticated" read: "interactive and naked." This band owes Ryan McGinley an apology, basically. "Ambling Alp" is slated for Odd Blood, due next year on Secretly Canadian, and sounds like Ted Leo c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2008

    CMJ Preview 2008: Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist Edition

    Watching the shockingly good indie-teenager new-Kids flick Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, locals will delight in the movie’s elaborately rendered NYC indie-rock geography. This love letter to our downtown, in fact, provides the weirdly poignant hook for the slightly older contingent of us w ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    July 29, 2008


    Brooklyn takes Manhattan’s big stage

  • Music

    February 26, 2008

    Yes, Dave Grohl Can Rock the Garden

    The Foo Fighters continue their inexplicable bid to be the last band standing

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2007

    C(a)M(i) J(ournal) 2007: Peter & Bjorn, Vampire Weekend, Black Kids

    That's Peter talking with Nate Dorr's neck; photo by me DOWNLOAD Vampire Weekend, "Oxford Comma" (MP3 via Stereogum) After a vampirish week of 30-something acts in five days, the only lingering question three days later isn’t Ezra Koenig's ‘Who gives a fuck about an Oxford comma?’ (Answer: J ... More >>

  • Music

    November 12, 2002
  • News

    September 24, 2002

    Jammed for All Time

    The Improvisational Rock Scene Isn't Just for Hippies Anymore