This Week’s Voice: Paramore, Mountain Goats, Mariah Carey, Jemina Pearl


In this week’s Village Voice, Ryan Dombal watches Paramore, led by emo femme fatale Hayley Williams, bust up the Lonely Tears Boys Club.

Zach Baron thumbs through chapter and verse trying to understand the Mountain Goats’ The Life of the World to Come.

Ray Cummings talks with former Be Your Own Pet frontwoman Jemina Pearl, who’s figured “some shit out” and now duets with Iggy Pop

Phil Freeman catalogues the 500 different projects of Scott “Wino” Weinrich, the underground metal titan juggles who’s like an American Lemmy.

Clover Hope says Mariah Carey gets cheesy, and thank goodness.