Thursday, December 29 2011
The year's best new and emerging artists range across the musical spectrum from forward thinking R&B to classic soul, from a bevy of exciting new hip-hop talent to great new hopes for indie rock and Americana. 2011 shows that music is always pushing forward even as it dips into the past.
Wednesday, December 28 2011
This year's top artists are a diverse lot represented by two of the world's biggest pop divas, a plethora of critically adored indie faves, some new talents emerging from the hip-hop underground, a couple of veteran Americana acts, and a few alt-rock legends among many more.
Tuesday, December 20 2011
A “Best of Indie Rock” list, by definition, will be an eclectic bunch. And the process of culling through what the genre had to offer is a task this year -- the indie world has had a banner 2011.
Thursday, March 5 2015
The crowd is riveted to the intensity of the performance; some barely moving as they watch the stage, almost reverent in their witness. Sleater-Kinney has walked out onto the ledge with us and back. Again.
Monday, April 23 2012
The sum of Wild Flag is in the strength of its parts.
Monday, September 12 2011
Maybe Wild Flag comes out of the gate a little slowly, but the indie supergroup makes up a lot of ground in the end.
Wednesday, October 19 2011
An amazing evening of music from a group of female-fronted acts kicks CMJ off with enormous, life-affirming fanfare. Wild Flag, Eleanor Friedberger and Hospitality at the Bowery Ballroom on 10/18.
Tuesday, November 8 2011
LOS ANGELES — Wild Flag was unveiled in a pall of mystery in the fall of 2010. Little was known other than the fact that the band
Tuesday, October 18 2011
PHILADELPHIA — Let’s refrain from labeling Wild Flag a “supergroup.” There’s no denying, though, the impressive indie-rock pedigree of the female foursome whose self-titled
Friday, July 22 2011
CHICAGO — Carrie Brownstein is rolling on the stage while simultaneously trying to play her guitar and break it. The normally reserved Mary Timony is right