A swirl of gritty, psychedelic guitars and screaming fans with their hands raised to the heavens isn't what you typically think of when you hear gospel. But Dallas-bred group the Relatives have no concern about your or anyone else's preconceived notions of the Lord's music. They weren't concerned in ... More >>
Revisiting the clever, propulsive joys of Labour of Lust
Weird Christmas records: They're not just for Dylan anymore
Rock's modest man Nick Lowe enjoys new perks
This was two years ago. a) Yep Roc to Officially Add Letter 'K' to Company Name - Yep Roc(k) b) MIMS feat. Letoya Luckett "Love Rollercoaster" New Album GUILT - IN STORES APRIL 7!!!
When it comes to writing upbeat pop songs about insects, deceased spouses, and other suitable-for-nightmares subject matter, former Soft Boy Robyn Hitchcock is the best there is. And his singular point of view has developed no small number of friends, fans and followers: he's recorded with Gillian W ... More >>
Triple-A sirens contemplate blood, oil, and coffee with varying degrees of enthusiasm
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Serge Gainsbourg, Lara Croft, blue-collar rapper, Saharan exilemeet Cops
Hey Mr. Sax Man, you're the hidden king of rock and roll, or whatever it is
Ignore the red states, red flags, and red herrings; Nashvilles less straight than you think
Music so unlikely it could be written and performed rather than researched and found
Indie-rock heavy hitters get confused figuring out why they're doing it, doing it, doing it
So many unpretentious young bands with a geniune knack, so many others without a clue
Finally a chance to catch up on all those new bands. Well, maybe not bands exactly . . .
Where the fuck is for example the Z100, gangsta-rock, and Merina-Senegalese fusion?
Kvelling over damn near a dozen meanings of life, their average length close to an hour