It’s not a surprise that former Village Voice editor/writer/columnist Robert Christgau (hell, he build up the whole music scribbing community there) would find work after the new Voice owners stupidly fired him. It was just a matter of where he would wind up. He’s now found a good home at National Public Radio where he’ll be working as a contributing critic: more details from the NPR press release. Now the only question is, will he bring his grading system to the airwaves?
// Notes from the Road
"Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here.READ the article