Notes from the Road

February 2010

Wildbirds & Peacedrums: 18 Feb. 2010 - Chicago

Creating an auditory effect that is fully astounding, the married pair graced the stage at the Cabaret Metro in Chicago. Words and Pictures by Kirstie Shanley


The Antlers: 16.Feb.10 - Toronto

Not even customs delays prevent The Antlers from another sonorous and sentimental performance. / Words and Pictures by Dave MacIntyre.


Jomama Jones: 9.Feb.2010 - New York

Daniel Alexander Jones brings Jomama Jones out to play.


The Magnetic Fields: 8.February.2010 - Toronto

Multiple online music forums were abuzz when it was announced that The Magnetic Fields would be playing at The Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Toronto. 


Yeasayer + Javelin + Class Actress: 9.Feb.2010 - Brooklyn

It was hard to walk away without a melody or to not bob your head to Yeasayer’s polished sound collage. / Words and Pictures by Thomas Hauner.


Robert Frank’s The Americans

Photographer Robert Frank’s recent "The Americans" exhibit, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, is an investigation into the U.S.'s founding myths of freedom and exceptionalism.


Cheap Trick: 4.Feb.2010 - Toronto

Words and Pictures by Dave MacIntyre


Blue Rodeo: 2.Feb.2010 - Toronto

Words and Pictures by Dave MacIntyre


Of Montreal + James Husband: 28.Jan.2010 - Washington D.C.

Of Montreal drummer Jamey Huggins’ side project “James Husband” opened the show, with several other Of Montreal members helping him out. The sold out crowd


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How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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