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On Tuesday, June 17th the 2014 Summerland Tour comes to Irving Plaza, where those in attendance will attempt to party like it's 1999. Nostalgia will be in full effect as this year sees headliners Everclear joined by Soul Asylum, Eve 6, and Spacehog. To adequately prepare you to '90s rock, we've asse ... More >>
For more shows throughout the week, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.
Singles were added to the Village Voice Pazz & Jop critics' poll for the music of 1979 issue. Before that, only albums were ranked in the poll, which began in 1971, then stopped for three years before returning for good in early 1975 to recap the music of 1974. Here's a rundown of the top ten singl ... More >>
If you don't think Butch Vig's almost singlehandedly invented two decades of alternative rock as we know it, just look at his resumé: Smashing Pumpkins, Sonic Youth, Green Day, Jimmy Eat World, Foo Fighters, AFI. That's without mentioning his membership in the still-cool Garbage or the fact he prod ... More >>
Brendan McWeeneyWhen Bob Mouldex-"miserablist" and noise-pop architect behind Amerindie rock gods Hüsker Dü and alt-pop gurus Sugar, as well as under his own namewrites in his brutally honest autobiography tour de force See A Little Light of a revelatory moment in 1998 when he ... More >>
Random obsessions and vexations, born of both young tyros and inexplicably still-rocking old people
Serge Gainsbourg, Lara Croft, blue-collar rapper, Saharan exilemeet Cops
On their great new album, Brooklyn's best band explores why Catholic girls start much too early