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Tuesday, February 19 2013

“I Always Considered Myself a Composer First:” An Interview with Franz Nicolay

Multi-instrumentalist Franz Nicolay established a name for himself in bands like Hold Steady and Against Me!. Here, the self-professed auto-didact discusses Kickstarter campaigns, Springsteen, and his sideline stint as a writer.


Tuesday, June 1 2010

Against Me!: White Crosses

White Crosses is a huge, mainstream rock album that draws as much from Bruce Springsteen and U2 as it does from Against Me!'s own folk-punk roots. Sorry, bitter old-school fans, but it's really, really good.


Tuesday, August 25 2009

Let’s Sing / Think About the Status Quo, But the Point Is to Change It

Against Me! protests and documents. But they also ask questions, even about the usefulness of protest or of asking questions about the usefulness of protest.


Tuesday, February 17 2009

Live from Bonnaroo 2008

The communal spirit seems almost sacrosanct to its attendees and artists, some of whom invoke the term 'commune' in the footage on this disc.


Monday, December 3 2007

Either punk’s latest sellout or rock’s next big political band


Tuesday, July 24 2007

Against Me!: New Wave

New Wave isn't as much of a new sound as it purports to be, but it is still a decent step into the major label arena.


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