Entries for November, 2009
A month ago they did the Rolling Stones’ Exile On Main St. cover-to-cover, but Phish’s ever-expanding songbook got a contemporary shot in the arm via this weekend when they covered TV On The Radio’s “Golden Age.” Here’s the chorus and here’s the jam. Excuse me while I have my eardrums and eyeballs amputated…
Video of Andrew W.K. performing at a NPR staff member’s desk has been made available online. You can view the twenty-minute set here.
forgetters, the new band of former Jawbreaker/Jets To Brazil frontman Blake Schwarzenbach, have announced several new shows. The lineup for forgetters is Schwarzenbach on guitar/vocals, Caroline Paquita on bass and Kevin Mahon (ex-Against Me!) on drums. Show information is below. Friday, December 11: Brooklyn, NY (Market Hotel) Saturday, December 12: Washington, DC. (St. Steven’s Church, [...]
Pioneering metal/industrial outfit Godflesh will reunite for an appearance at Hellfest (France) next year. The festival appearance marks the band’s first show since disbanding in 2002. The three-date event takes place June 18th through the 20th in Clisson, France and will also feature Kiss, Immortal, Twisted Sister, 7 Seconds, Agnostic Front, Behemoth, Born from Pain, [...]
Motion City Soundtrack have leaked their song, “Her Words Destroyed My Planet.” It comes from their forthcoming major label debut, My Dinosaur Life, due out January 19, 2010. Check it out here.
This is beyond good:
Past Lives’ new album, Tapestry of Webs, sees the quartet turn out “an album that crawls from the primordial ooze of anti-parent culture sound to stand on newly formed legs, moving forward with carefully considered steps. Here, sibling harmonies are offered to The Wickerman death-dub, tom-toms locked in hypnotic BPM. Guitars alternate between glistening pop [...]
Fucked Up will be hitting the road next February, primarily in the East. Here’s the latest schedule: 2/12 Oberlin, OH @ The ‘Sco / Oberlin College 2/13 Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle 2/14 Bloomington, IN @ Video Saloon 2/15 Newport, KY @ Southgate House 2/16 Baltimore, MD @ Ottobar 2/17 Philadelphia, PA @ Barbary 2/18 [...]