British rock band The Cult have a new album out today, Choice of Weapon. It's good -- a remarkably heavy record without a trace of "heft for the sake of heft." The songs sound exactly like The Cult, but they aren't tired, no doubt enhanced by the presence of Chris Goss, the Joshua Tree-bred producer ... More >>
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The new online station bearing the call letters of bygone Phoenix radio station KUKQ has launched, streaming online at kukq.com. As we reported last week, the site's connection to the original radio station isn't literal -- though Facebook commen ... More >>
That's Dan on the leTo celebrate 15 years as a band, Alkaline Trio released a semi-acoustic greatest hits album called Damnesia earlier this month, which features a couple new songs from the band and a Violent Femmes cover. Alkaline Trio is scheduled to play at The Nile Theater on Sunday, July 2 ... More >>
www.mattpinfield.comMatt Pinfield120 Minutes, the MTV show that broke countless alternative bands from 1986 to 2000, is coming back, this time on MTV2 -- and it will be hosted by the show's original veejay, music geek extraordinaire Matt Pinfield.
Pinfield has been one of the most influential a ... More >>
It was early morning when I got the e-mail confirming my
phone call with Dave Longstreth from Dirty Projectors. It was to be at 9a.m. my time, the following day. I
went to work and went about my business as usual when it hit me. What does one ask the Dirty Projectors
anyway? I went online to do s ... More >>
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