Articles tagged john doe

Pearl Jam: 20 Years in the Rearviewmirror: 3 - 4 September 2011

Pearl Jam's great 20th Anniversary blowout festival was held in Alpine Valley.

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1 Sep 2011 // 10:00 PM

John Doe: Keeper

On John Doe's new album, everything sounds good, but nothing stands out.

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Exene Cervenka: The Excitement of Maybe

I must not think about X...

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16 Jun 2009 // 6:41 AM

After nearly 30 years of taking its genre-defining punk, rock and pop to the world, X figured it was time to try something new. Oh, don’

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Bob Forrest of Thelonious Monster Just May Save Your Life

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John Doe: The Last Amateur (One Hour Photo)

The Last Amateur is even more proof that Doe is one of the genre's best.

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Sarah Borges: Diamonds in the Dark

With her compelling sophomore album, this catchy, rock-country singer-songwriter shows why she should be a star.

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John Doe: A Year in the Wilderness

Ex-X front man is in rugged, flame-throwing form, and the guest list -- Kathleen Edwards, Dave Alvin, Aimee Mann, Jill Sobule -- is stellar... This may be the best Doe solo album yet.

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27 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

John Doe: For The Best Of Us

Doe splits the difference between punk and roots on this 1998 EP re-issue.

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	John Doe: Forever Hasn’t Happened Yet

Former X-man delivers a homebrewed distillation of old scratchy blues, country-folk, and noir, heavily annotated in mortality -- one could say that Doe is priming himself for a watershed Time out of Mind-caliber record any day now.

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1 Mar 2004 // 1:00 AM

MTV’s Wuthering Heights

You can almost hear the producers' pitch: 'It's Heathcliff and Catherine via Justin and Britney -- tragic love, but without all those heavy wool broadcloths.'

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	John Doe: Dim Stars, Bright Sky

John Doe is on a mission, albeit an undefined one. He tells us as much in “Magic”, a song that comes two thirds of the

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7 Oct 2002 // 1:00 AM

John Doe

In John Doe, suspense takes a backseat to certainty.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Wildflowers (1999)

Occasionally, a movie comes along that attempts to remember the '60s as a time like all others, with competing ideologies, and both good and bad effects.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Brokedown Palace (1999)

High school movies tend to end with graduation. It's at the prom that the primary couple finally achieves their much-anticipated clinch (with camera circling and trendy pop song resounding) while their adversaries - treacherous teachers, jealous fellow students, ridiculous parents - back off or smile approvingly, showing that they have indeed learned whatever lessons they're supposed to have learned.

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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