Notes from the Road

May 2014

The Tenth Annual Nelsonville Music Festival - A PopMatters Interview

The 2014 Nelsonville Music Festival will feature performances by the Avett Brothers, Dinosaur Jr., the Head and the Heart, Jason Isbell, and many others.


The Felice Brothers + MiWi La Lupa: 8 May 2014 - New York (Photos)

The Felice Brothers are set to kick off a summer run to promote their forthcoming album Favorite Waitress and stopped into NYC for a small show to road test some new material.


SOHN + Mr Little Jeans: 9 May 2014 - Bowery Ballroom, New York (Photos)

Christopher Taylor, aka SOHN, just released his album Tremors on which he creates skeletal ambient soundscapes that diverge into dark, trippy, soulful submersions.


The 1975: 8 May 2014 - Terminal 5, New York (Photos)

Manchester lads The 1975 are huge with the youth and are selling out shows around the States including their night at Terminal 5 in New York.


Chvrches: 4 May 2014 - Terminal 5, New York (Photos)

Scottish trio Chvrches closed out their tour with three explosive sold out nights at Terminal 5.


John Scofield Uberjam Band: 13 April 2014 - San Diego, CA

The man possesses serious chops, but he plays with a great sense of feel and sonic spacing that eludes many guitar shredders. Few guitarists can make every note count like Scofield does.


Fanfarlo: 22 April 2014 - New York (Photos)

Fanfarlo remain one of my favorite recent bands. Should I feel sad that they are playing smaller venues than the last tour or happy because I can be closer up?


Ume: 2 April 2014 - The Soda Bar, San Diego

Lauren Larson occupies the Mount Olympus of women in rock as Ume destroys San Diego.


Bill Maher: 13 April 2014 - Kansas City, Missouri

Doubtless, Bill Maher’s stand-up concert was mordant, hard-hitting, and spectacular, and yes, subsequent to the dreadful -- but comic gold -- Bush years.


April 2014

Ben Harper and Ellen Harper: 21 April 2014 - New York (Photos)

Ben Harper's latest, Childhood Home, is a folksy collaboration with his mother Ellen. Very lucky fans were treated to a live performance of the record in NYC.


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'SUPERHOTLine Miami' Is Exactly What It Sounds Like

// Moving Pixels

"SUPERHOTLine Miami provides a perfect case study in how slow-motion affects the pace and tone of a game.

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