Notes from the Road

December 2011

Los Campesinos! + Dinosaur Feathers: 19 November 2011 - Washington, D.C.

Welsh septet Los Campesinos! tear through a cathartic, high-octane set in the District.


November 2011

Olivia Wilde unveiling Swarovski Star in Rockefeller Center

550 pound Swarovski crystal star shimmers behind Wilde.


Who’s Shy Now: A Press Interview with Anthony Gonzalez of M83

Hitting stride with a new album, touring band and plans for the future.


Future Islands + Javelin + Ed Schrader’s Music Beat: 25 October 2011 - Washington, D.C.

Baltimore's Future Islands -- one of the greatest live bands around -- triumphantly kick off their fall tour with a barnburning set at DC's Black Cat.


Harvest - Taking Australia to A New Dimension

This weekend's Harvest event in Melbourne sees Portishead return to Australia for the first time in 14 years.


NYFF – ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ 10th Anniversary

Luke Wilson was in town for an MTV related New York Comic Con panel a day or two afterwards. Ben Stiller had just completed hosting


Primus: 14 October 2011 - Chicago

Funk metal legends Primus stopped by Chicago Friday October 14, 2011 in support of their eighth studio release Green Naugahyde (Prawn Song/ATO). Enthusiasts gathered at the sizable Congress Theater for two full sets.


One Night Only: The Rolling Stones ‘Some Girls’ Live in Texas ‘78

In 1978 the rise of punk and popularity of disco were about to kick the Rolling Stones out of poignancy. But then Some Girls flew to the top of the American charts, and the Stones short US tour is widely hailed as one of their most musically impressive.


October 2011

Death Cab for Cutie Plays One for You

KCRW in Los Angeles hosted Death Cab for Cutie for a private show and question and answer session. The live video and audio air 1 November.


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//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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