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Thursday, April 19 2001

Richard Thompson

20 April 2001: Town Hall - New York.


Sunday, April 8 2001

J Mascis and The Fog

9 April 2001: Black Cat - Washington DC.


Tuesday, March 20 2001

Neil Michael Hagerty

It was a real joy to see Mr. Hagerty play his guitar.


Monday, March 19 2001

Steve Earle / Stacey Earle

20 March 2001: Dave's on Dickson - Fayetteville, Arkansas.


Friday, March 16 2001

Nomeansno

I am slipping into nothingness. A strange nothingness this is though: a nothingness with substance.


Monday, February 26 2001

Doves

don't yet think of themselves as proper English rockstars.


Friday, February 23 2001

Doves

' rather alluring set of films was projected on the screen behind the stage as the foursome (the trio is touring with a keyboardist) swaggered on stage cigarettes alight.


Thursday, February 15 2001

Mojave 3 / Sid Hillman Quartet

Mojave 3 have evolved considerably since their previous incarnation as Slowdive, the shoe- and navel-gazing darlings of the pre-Britpop early 1990s.


Tuesday, October 3 2000

Elastica

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Thursday, September 28 2000

St. Etienne

has never garnered more than modest record sales in the U.S., the British trio has earned a dedicated cult following.


Sunday, September 24 2000

Barenaked Ladies / Guster

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Monday, September 18 2000

Adventures in Stereo / Waxwings / Chamber Strings

Adventures In Stereo, the Beach Boys influenced pop group from the UK, stopped in Seattle near the end of the month-long Bobsled Tour, featuring artists from that label.


Thursday, September 14 2000

Wilco

's performance at Towson's Recher Theatre, not even as the band opened their set with 45 minutes of music from Mermaid Avenue, the two-volume collection of unfinished Woody Guthrie songs that Tweedy and co-collaborator Billy Bragg put to music.


Thursday, September 7 2000

Jets to Brazil / Shiner

Formed out of the rubble of the late, lamented Jawbreaker, Jets to Brazil has garnered a reputation as a literate post-punk pop band, and they proved it spades live.


Wednesday, September 6 2000

Eve 6

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Saturday, September 2 2000

Weezer / Dynamite Hack

A tour featuring Dynamite Hack and Weezer may seem like the newer band hoping to ride the coat tails of the one who's already formed a huge fan base.


Wednesday, August 16 2000

BT

It's been said about a thousand times that electronica needs a face before it can become a part of the US pop music mainstream.


Saturday, July 29 2000

Brian Wilson

, the enigmatic leader of The Beach Boys, one of the great pop composers of this century.


Jethro Tull

The platinum-wigged female string quartet has been conspicuously absent since 1974's Warchild tour, and the bassist who once sported a matching diagonal black and white striped suit and guitar has long since moved on.


Monday, July 24 2000

Freeheat

Since the inglorious public demise of the Jesus and Mary Chain in 1998, when William Reid quit the band onstage in Los Angeles, the brothers Reid have gone their separate musical ways.


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