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Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014
When Timothy Showalter decided to title his latest Strand of Oaks album HEAL, he didn’t type it in all caps as a gimmick. That title is a mission statement, a command to strip away all artificiality
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014
 In another era, Screaming Females’ Marissa Paternoster might have been a glam-rock icon. Between her sneered vibrato and her ceaseless guitar riffs, she would have been
03.25.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
The Smashing Pumpkins set themselves up for this one, didn�t they? Straight from the AP this morning: LOS ANGELES (AP) � The Smashing Pumpkins are suing Virgin Records, saying the record label has illegally used their name and music in promotional deals that hurt the band's credibility with fans. In a breach-of-contract lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, the rockers ...
03.04.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks � �Real Emotional Trash� Casual Pavement fans needn�t leave the light on anymore. Malkmus� newest album is so far removed from the succinct, messy pop of Pavement that there�s reason to doubt the Malkmus of yore will ever return. That said, Real Emotional Trash isn�t quite the noodly nod to the Bonarro crowd that some disappointed fans have dismissed it a...