Alexander Heigl
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Alex Heigl is a writer and musician living in Brooklyn. His writing can be found at Nerve.com, and he plays bass in the Brother Reverend (http://www.brotherreverend.com). Follow him on Twitter @AlexHeigl.

Reviews // 10 Articles
Blogs // 7 Articles
//Reviews

Squarepusher: Ufabulum | 17 Jun 2012 // 6:05 PM

Tom Jenkinson's not reinventing the wheel on his latest Squarepusher album, though that wheel does spin thrillingly on occasion.

Rocky Votolato: Television of Saints | 30 Apr 2012 // 6:00 PM

With such a copacetic approach to music-making, it's unlikely that Votolato will be doing anything but preaching to the converted for quite some time.

//Blogs

The 10 Best Tortoise Songs | 27 Feb 2013 // 12:00 AM

Tortoise's music is nearly impossible to pin down. So, let's try to do just that, shall we?

The 15 Best Tom Waits Songs | 9 Jan 2013 // 12:00 AM

From apocalyptic blues boasts to backwoods chant-alongs, here are 15 songs that encapsulate Sir Tom's incredibly varied career.

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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