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Monday, April 21 2014

Pixies’ ‘Doolittle’ Turns 25

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


Wednesday, April 2 2014

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.


Wednesday, April 3 2013

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.


Friday, October 1 2010

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.


Wednesday, August 25 2010

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.


Wednesday, December 2 2009

The Pixies: 30.Nov.09 - Washington DC

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


Thursday, July 20 2006

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.


Tuesday, August 9 2005

Frank Black: Honeycomb

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


Wednesday, October 20 2004

Frank Black: Frank Black Francis


Thursday, December 4 2003

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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