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Most Americans haven't heard of them, but in Britain, the press has spent the past year gushing over Goldfrapp, and rightly so.

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29 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

Coldplay JJ72 The Empire Strikes Back 4.45 pm: Yours truly is speaking on BBC Radio 5 about the band Creed. That’s the focus of the show,

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Fun to Be Had Both members of the SoCal punk scene located around Long Beach, California, Reel Big Fish and Goldfinger have been friends for

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16 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

Read the next sentence twice, and try not to laugh. The New Pornographers are a Canadian Super-Group! You probably let out a little chuckle, right?

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14 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

Photo credit: Robert Masys II Somewhere in the annals of rock music is a graveyard for bands that have had the misfortune to be compared

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14 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

With over 20 years of experience, Leo Kottke has carefully developed a no-nonsense approach to both his career and his music. With his latest release, simply

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14 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

Whether cultivating slow, tender blooms of sound, romanced with wistful narratives of loss and regeneration, or just disposing a reverberant stream of white noise, tonight the Sparks are never less than masterly.

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12 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

Spoon Dishes Out Solid Performance; Utensil Puns, However, Remain Tough to Come By I’m going to write about Spoon without referencing the Pixies or

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12 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

Kicking off the Kansas City stop of the showcase of California hip-hop known as the Cali Comm tour, Motion Man came out on the stage

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9 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

There’s something about brothers in rock & roll. For some mystical reason, when they join forces musically the results are (oftener than not) a

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6 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

This was not a show for the half-hearted. Even the nosebleed seats in the Beacon Theater that night ran a hefty $35. For prime position, concertgoers

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26 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

Richard “Humpty” Vission Mark Grant 2001 has not been a good year for the Los Angeles rave scene. The summer’s biggest event, JuJu Beats, was

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22 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

Maybe because this is Texas, maybe because they were playing an oversized barbeque joint, The Strokes took the stage like a quintet of spaghetti western

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19 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

Party Politics: Musical Culture is Safe With DJ Shadow, Cut Chemist and Friends Though the thorough body search at the entrance to Hollywood’s Knitting

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Low

18 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

Low, Obscured by Crowds In the wake of recent events here in New York City—and elsewhere, it goes without saying—the idea of an

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17 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

The Breeders Give Birth to a Good Time“Hey, nothing’s in my heartI’d rather be cool than be smartHey, what I’m thinking

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17 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

Basement Jaxx have surely obtained a convert. I’ve never been a fan of electronica, but after the Basement Jaxx show, I have been struck

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10 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

Pollard & Co. Prove That Showmanship & Indie Rock Can Coexist In today’s world of indie rock, you could probably say it is rare

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9 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

Before the Altar of Tori Amos Quite suddenly, the house lights went out. The crowd was ecstatic in anticipation, wildly screaming and shrieking at the

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7 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

For a band that has been through so much in its 10 year lifespan, it is a touch surprising to see the Rev saunter onto the

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