Howlin Rain Brooklyn Bowl Wednesday, February 8 Better than: Any California jamband since Garcia died. A great rock guitarist needs a signature affectation. Ethan Miller's happens to be an abrupt upstrum that, combined with a backward stagger, probably makes him something of an onstage hazard to ... More >>
The holidays tend to bring a mass exodus from the city, but not everyone is leaving. In fact, some of our favorite DJs (and rappers) have chosen to come for a visit, giving us a full week of dance parties and awesome shows. We recommend that you take a night off from your holiday daze, grab a ... More >>
Philly eccentrics crash at Terminal 5
Summer concert season means jamming to the familiar hiss of 'hippie crack'
When this isn't the cover of your single, but something that reasonably comes up in a Google Image Search for your band name, there is a problem. As much as we love local music, New York bands have a long, inglorious history of naming themselves totally stupid shit--romanticize the glory days of CB ... More >>
Weekend trips to cultured places
Yeah it's Christmas, but it's also the dawn of the first of many, many maddeningly inconclusive conversations you're about to have about your New Year's plans. Let this guide help you. We're out of here for the day, and back on Monday. Enjoy the long weekend. May your holidays look a lot like this. ... More >>
A Krautrock legend casts his spell
On the delightful menagerie of brazen Rocks Off promoter Jake Szufnarowski
In the wake of Katrina, clubs step it up with benefit shows
Annual collaborative fest puts the 'O' back in countronica
A New Group Aims to Turn Deadheads Into Voters
Sun Sun Sun on the Autobahn
The Improvisational Rock Scene Isn't Just for Hippies Anymore
'If I can't dance about your architecture, I don't wanna be a part of it.'