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Monday, December 9 2013
Rhys Darby has a small legacy of his own, ranging from his roles in Flight of the Conchords to How I Met Your Mother to his outrageously theatrical standup, as well.
Sunday, September 29 2013
He's memorized the worst live review he ever received. He's still outspoken politically. Moby's Innocents is a change of pace for the techno maestro.
Monday, June 24 2013
Pearl Jam. Temple of the Dog. Mother Love Bone. Stone Gossard's career is nothing short of iconic. With the release of his first solo album in 12 years, the man himself speaks to PopMatters about creating with his daughter, adjusting to social media, and the chances of a Temple of the Dog reunion.
Monday, April 29 2013
Armin van Buuren sat down for an interview before his sold-out New York City "'A State of Trance 600" show, where compatriots Ferry Corsten and Markus Schulz would be debuting their project New World Punx, to discuss Intense.
Tuesday, December 11 2012
In a candid interview, Savoir Adore dishes on how they make their dreamy music, going the crowd-funded route, and their guilty tv passions.
Monday, July 7 2014
Beck really knocked it out of the park with his show at Summerstage.
Thursday, June 12 2014
Perfect weather and fantastic music lent Governors Ball 2014 the sensation of escaping from New York, even though the island itself sits snug atop the East River.
Monday, May 19 2014
Following a string of shows in Australia and New Zealand, Springsteen returned to the States for a run of shows ending with two sold-out nights at Mohegan Sun.
Friday, May 16 2014
The first-ever Vulture Festival featured book talks, art walks, film screenings and a musical performance from Solange and M.I.A.
Thursday, May 8 2014
News about Nickel Creek's new release A Dotted Line might have been drowned out by the fact the band is back together and celebrating their 25th anniversary.
Thursday, July 10 2014
The musicians of the Gloaming are awash with independent projects so a rare performance by this Irish supergroup is a decided must-see. Watch one here.
Wednesday, July 9 2014
Icelandic phenom Ásgeir has just released a new video for "King and Cross" and recently performed at a sold out show in New York.
Tuesday, July 8 2014
If you are familiar with Jon Batiste, you already know he is a wild performer. He managed to kick it up a notch at his Summerstage show.
Tuesday, July 1 2014
Nestled amongst the Rockies, the Snowmass Mammoth Fest is a chili, beer and music festival that maintains an intimate feel.
Thursday, June 26 2014
Although he has performed in NYC numerous times in Everything But the Girl and DJ'ed various club nights, Ben Watt's shows at Joe's Pub were his first solo shows here.
Wednesday, July 9 2014
Learn about social causes and take political action online to earn a chance to attend the Global Citizen Festival with Jay-Z, Tiësto and more.
Wednesday, April 30 2014
Over 20 food trucks will have a scenic spot next to the Intrepid on Pier 86 for the 3rd Annual 'Choice Streets' tasting event on May 7th.
Tuesday, April 8 2014
New York City's major rock-music fest, Governors Ball, has got Outkast's only regional festival appearance as well as a reunion of The Strokes.
Thursday, February 6 2014
Don't dally any longer. The seventh annual 'Choice Eats' is nearly sold out for 2014.
Monday, February 3 2014
Primavera Sound 2014 will bring huge acts to Barcelona this May including Arcade Fire, Nine Inch Nails and The National as well as the reunion of Slowdive.