Wednesday, July 31 2013
This deserves a hearing by newer listeners finding out about New Order, the Cure, Joy Division, or My Bloody Valentine for the first (or hundredth) time. Weekend follows in venerable footsteps. Jinx avoids whatever sophomore slump its title may suggest.
Wednesday, June 12 2013
Over the last few years, Primavera Sound has separated itself from other festivals that are similar on the surface by booking consistently interesting lineups highlighted by a handful of acts that don't just play anywhere.
Monday, April 1 2013
"Albatross” shows that Seattle's Jetman Jet Team is a band that’s starting to make inroads and fast.
Thursday, January 31 2013
Thursday, December 8 2011
The shoegazing Brits re-release their excellent February debut album along with a bonus EP; a nice addition for fans, a must-have for the uninitiated.
Wednesday, October 12 2011
My Bloody Valentine's Loveless stands as an album of (at least) equal importance to Nirvana's Nevermind, garnering a great deal of its importance for the way that it offers a gender-bending sonic style that severed the entrenched connections between the electric guitar and masculine phallic power.
Tuesday, March 1 2011
1991 was the year My Bloody Valentine’s Loveless became the underground standard bearer for independent rock.
Thursday, January 14 2010
The decade's most memorable reunion stories have not been cash grabs by classic rock giants, but unexpected comebacks by some of indie's most valuable players. Here's why.
Thursday, February 5 2009
Monday, September 1 2008
Whether you’re a Japancakes or a MBV fan, stick with the 2007 Loveless tribute.