Articles tagged frank black

Frank Black and the Catholics: The Complete Discography

This seven-disc set takes all Frank Black's output with the Catholics favors the moment, the song, over the career, which is not a new concept for Black.

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Pixies’ ‘Doolittle’ Turns 25

Here they are -- my ten favorite individual moments of music on Doolittle.

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Loud Quiet Loud: The Top 15 Pixies Songs

A quarter century after the release of Doolittle and with a new record on the way, PopMatters looks at the 15 best songs from the Pixies' original go-round.

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Black Francis: 22 March 2013 - San Juan Capistrano, CA

An informal (and often comedic) minimalist live show proves again that for Black Francis’ people, each new musical experiment only serves to make a classic even better.

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1 Oct 2010 // 5:00 AM

The Pixies: 21 September 2010 - Austin, TX

While they may not have released any new material in almost 20 years, the Pixies are a band content with reliving their past glories.

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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

In the context of the movie almost all of these songs are great. But as a soundtrack album, Scott Pilgrim doesn't quite reach the same level of greatness.

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The Pixies: 30.Nov.09 - Washington DC

The Pixies: 30 November 2009 - DAR Constitution Hall, Washington DC / Words and Pictures by Mehan Jayasuriya

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19 Jul 2006 // 11:00 PM

Frank Black: Fast Man Raider Man

Frank Black takes a journey into the heartland on Fast Man Raider Man, but he never gets off the highways.

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9 Aug 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Frank Black: Honeycomb

Is Black's 'Nashville record' the final rehabilitative step in a 12-step program for artistic ordinariness?"

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	Frank Black: Frank Black Francis

As far as band reunions go, 2004 has belonged to the Pixies. The band’s world tour has been doing booming business, there’s been the

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Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns) (2003)

With a Grammy, dozens of connections to other media, the best-selling album on the Internet, legions of fans, and a 20-year music career, it's hard to think of TMBG as anything other than gigantic.

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Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns) (2003)

Flansburgh and Linnell's chemistry gives the impression that almost anyone could capture them at their best.

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	Frank Black: Devil’s Workshop / Black Letter Days

As his last name implies, Frank Black is built for noir. Once the brains behind the seminal yet deceased pop-punk outfit, Pixies, he is continually,

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'Wanted' Is a Spaghetti Western That Will Leave You Wanting

// Short Ends and Leader

"The charisma of Giuliano Gemma and some stellar action sequences can't save this sub-par spaghetti western.

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