Thursday, March 3 2011
Backed by a drummer, this pair of sailors seemed to float effortlessly.
Wednesday, November 24 2010
As Tame Impala led off with “It Is Not Meant to Be”--the opening track from their debut full-length record Innerspeaker--in a very laid back tempo, it was clear the young, skinny, scrappy quartet of Aussies was in no hurry.
Friday, June 11 2010
Before trading in his moccasins for boat shoes, Warren Spicer and Plants and Animals put some sweat into it at the Bowery Ballroom in New York City Wednesday night.
Thursday, June 3 2010
The musically gifted, and symbiotic, Dave Rawlings and Gillian Welch led his Machine through two great sets at the Bowery Ballroom Wednesday night.
Friday, May 21 2010
While Phantogram did catch the crowd's attention with fan-favorites like "Mouthful of Diamonds", "When I'm Small" and "As Far As I Can See", most of the show ended up being rather dragged out and uneventful.
Monday, May 10 2010
Coming off their highly acclaimed debut LP, Gorilla Manor, Los Angeles' Local Natives jumped on stage to a sold out Bowery Ballroom last Thursday. After having played that album about 100 times now, I and the thousand or so other fans in the build were ready to scream our heads off.
Tuesday, April 20 2010
“We’re here to celebrate a festival and we’re here to celebrate an ice cream.” -- Ozomatli
Friday, April 16 2010
Although Girl in a Coma's look lacks congruence with its name, musically it's far from inappropriate. Thus they were the perfect compliment to headliners The Wedding Present, Saturday at the Bowery Ballroom.
Thursday, April 8 2010
Coming off the success of his highly anticipated fourth album, Black Sands, Bonobo delivered an inspiring performance to a packed Bowery Ballroom Monday night in New York.
Friday, December 18 2009
Last fall, Anna Ternheim sat down with PopMatters to discuss her music, Sweden, and being on the road before her show at the Bottom Lounge in Chicago. Pictures by Kirstie Shanley and Thomas Hauner