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Monday, March 17 2014

Pixies: EP2

In their second of three self-released EPs, the once-great alt-rockers continue to lose steam.


Tuesday, September 10 2013

Pixies: EP1

The Pixies reunion finally produces a new record. Unfortunately nothing on EP1 approaches the heights of their previous work.


Thursday, November 18 2010

'The Pixies: Acoustic & Electric Live': Having the Time of Their Lives

Starting in the mid-’80s, the Pixies laid the foundation for indie/alternative/Britpop/grunge music for decades to come. See two incredible live performances on one Blu-ray with this set.


Thursday, April 19 2007

V Festival feat. Pixies, Beck, Nouvelle Vague, Gnarls Barkley, Jarvis Cocker, and Phoenix

PopMatters' Nick Gunn takes on the crowds and craziness, to find out what happens when Virgin's V Festival pops up down under.


Sunday, April 15 2007

Pixies

The world needs another positive Pixies review about as much as it needs a new airborne super-virus, so what say we focus on sentiment instead of sound?


Blogs

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, March 26 2014

Wishes Do Come True: New Pixies LP and Kate Bush Live Dates

First Kate Bush announces her return to the concert stage, and then the Pixies get ready to drop their first album in over 20 years. It's been a surprising week in music news.


Tuesday, March 4 2014

Pixies — "Greens and Blues" (Video Review)

What is wrong with you people?


Friday, August 31 2012

Counterbalance No. 96: Pixies' 'Surfer Rosa'

All I know is that there were rumors that the 96th most acclaimed album was into field hockey players. Pixies' 1988 breakthrough is this week's Counterbalance. And then the next thing you know . . .


Friday, November 18 2011

Counterbalance No. 59: Pixies’ 'Doolittle'

If man is five, then the devil is six. And if the devil is six, then the Pixies' Doolittle is 59. The 59th most acclaimed album in music history, that is.


News

Friday, April 22 2011

Five interesting asides to the Pixies' quirky 1989 masterpiece 'Doolittle'

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.


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