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Benjamin Booker + Olivia Jean: 3 April 2015 - Williamsburg, NY (Photos)
Guitarist Benjamin Booker's versatility with the guitar is earning him quite a following, a fact made obvious by his enthralling recent performance in Williamsburg. [17.Apr.15]
Punch Brothers Pack a Punch in Tucson, AZ - 13 April 2015
Punch Brothers proved to the crowd at Tuscon just why they're one of the most celebrated bands in modern bluegrass. [16.Apr.15]
Sufjan Stevens Shone With Sorrowful Genius at Philadelphia's Academy of Music
Stevens goes for a transformative, pensive, and atmospheric live presentation. Ultimately, that’s what makes his artistry so one-of-a-kind and invaluable. [14.Apr.15]
The Decemberists + Alvvays: 6 April 2015 - Beacon Theatre, New York (Photos)
Photos of the Decemberists and Alvvays show at the Beacon Theatre in New York, along with tour dates for both bands. [13.Apr.15]
Big Ears 2015 Was a Festival for Serious Artists and Listeners
By A Noah Harrison
From 27-29 March, Knoxville, Tennessee music fans were treated to a world of daring and avant-garde music at the latest installment of the Big Ears festival. [13.Apr.15]
Reviews
Punch Brothers proved to the crowd at Tuscon just why they're one of the most celebrated bands in modern bluegrass. [15.Apr.15]
Stevens goes for a transformative, pensive, and atmospheric live presentation. Ultimately, that’s what makes his artistry so one-of-a-kind and invaluable. [14.Apr.15]
By A Noah Harrison
From 27-29 March, Knoxville, Tennessee music fans were treated to a world of daring and avant-garde music at the latest installment of the Big Ears festival. [12.Apr.15]
The Decemberists recreated its sonic specialties wonderfully at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia on April 7. [10.Apr.15]
These indie giants' recent two-night run at New York City's Webster Hall answers the question: what kind of band is Modest Mouse in 2015? [01.Apr.15]
Hearing the Pop Group in action in the present day makes you wish bands that are half the Pop Group’s age would try harder. [19.Mar.15]
On their latest tour Nickelback’s shtick rings hollower than usual -- and for this band, that’s saying something. [16.Mar.15]
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. [05.Mar.15]
ALO won’t likely be skipping San Diego again any time soon if the crowd reaction on this night was any indication. [02.Mar.15]
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Mob comedies, reflective looks at wartime, and the Italian financial crisis are all under the gaze of the cameras at the Cinema Made in Italy season. [12.Mar.15]
By Baron Lane
The start of 2015 found a bevy of roots music's best artists taking to the open ocean for a week of concerts, social gatherings, and hi-jinks. (Spoiler: watch out for Kacey Musgraves if she's on a scooter.) [08.Feb.15]
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Jazz Today
Grammy nominations in jazz are rarely adventurous and usually confusing. Yet this year's slate is intriguing. [18.Jan.15]
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