Wednesday, October 15 2014
The revamped Pixies prove there's plenty of fuel left in the tank yet.
Wednesday, August 27 2014
For those interested in acquainting themselves with alternative rock's rich and diverse early years, Sound Affects has assembled this '80s alt-rock primer.
Monday, May 19 2014
Speaking to PopMatters, Pixies detail every step towards Indie Cindy's creation, reception, and what's next for the group...
Monday, April 21 2014
Here they are -- my ten favorite individual moments of music on Doolittle.
Wednesday, April 2 2014
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, September 11 2013
The Pixies reunion finally produces a new record. Unfortunately nothing on EP1 approaches the heights of their previous work.
Tuesday, July 5 2011
Frenetic, lurching, orchestral arrangements colliding with funky, corn-pone, theatrical, Latin, jazzy and relentlessly off-kilter interpretations.
Friday, April 22 2011
In an effort to keep things fresh in the somewhat glaring absence of a new Pixies album -- the band members say it might still get made, or might not (yeah, thanks) -- Boston's masters of loud-quiet-loud are back on the road playing one of their classic records in its entirety.
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.
Friday, April 20 2007
PopMatters' Nick Gunn takes on the crowds and craziness, to find out what happens when Virgin's V Festival pops up down under.