• Mixtape 141 :: Faith

    Mixtape 141 :: Faith

    Sneaks uses electronic layers and a disaffected delivery to create something that lives in the past and in the future and only circumstantially in the present.

  • Episode 105: Along the Santa Fe Trail

    Episode 105: Along the Santa Fe Trail

    M. Ward could get by on his smoky velvet voice alone, but he also happens to be a supreme connoisseur of what alert musicians call songcraft.

  • Belly

    Belly

    Belly brought lot of grit and a touch of grace to the Bowery Ballroom in NYC.

  • Bully

    Bully

    Bully greets Orlando with apathy and anger toward one of its theme parks. Jen Cray smiles and thinks, “Man, this band would have fit in well in the nineties!”

  • Nots

    Nots

    We Are Nots (Goner). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Grass Widow

    Grass Widow

    Good things come to May Terry, who waited through a half-dozen bands before Grass Widow closed out the Panache Northside Showcase in NYC.

  • The Breeders

    The Breeders

    Fate to Fatal EP. Review by Shelton Hull.

  • Tilly & the Wall

    Tilly & the Wall

    O (Team Love). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Frank Black

    Frank Black

    ’93 – ’03 (Cooking Vinyl). Review by Linda Tate.

  • Thee Ohsees

    Thee Ohsees

    Sucks Blood (CastleFace). Review by Jen Cray.

  • XBXRX

    XBXRX

    Speaking with vocalist Vice Cooler and guitarist Steve Touchstone of the undefinable trio of XBXRX, Jen Cray got them to talk about the brilliance of Kill Rock Stars, recording with Ian Mackaye and Steve Albini and how their live shows have resulted in permanent scarring.

  • Deerhoof

    Deerhoof

    Friend Opportunity (Kill Rock Stars). Review by Jen Cray.

  • The Randies

    The Randies

    Talking with Sienna DeGovia, vocalist/bassist for The Randies, is like chatting with a friend, as Jen Cray found out recently.

  • The Randies

    The Randies

    Saw The Light (Elicit/Majestic). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Cruiserweight

    Cruiserweight

    Sweet Weaponry (Heinous/Doghouse). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • Magnapop

    Magnapop

    Mouthfeel (Daemon). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Pixies

    Pixies

    After 11 years of not speaking to one another, the Pixies are back together and touring. The fans come out in droves, as the band sells out show after show, including a recent trip to Orlando. Jen Cray reports.

  • Evergreen

    Evergreen [Reissue] (Temporary Residence). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • Wig in a Box

    Songs From and Inspired by Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Off). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • Benna

    What’s Meant To Be (Adult Swim). Review by Stein Haukland.

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