285 Kent farewell show in New York: DIIV, White Lung and more
Sunday marked the farewell show at the famous Brooklyn DIY venue 285 Kent. The 350-capacity, professionally run, underground venue had become a staple in the Brooklyn music scene and its final lineup included Fucked Up, DIIV, White Lung and more.
Most anticipated rock, punk and metal albums of 2014: Tool, Foo Fighters and more
There are a lot of dumb New Years resolutions being forgotten already, but if one of yours is to thrash as hard as humanly possible in 2014, you might be in luck.
Primavera Sound Festival lineup: Postal Service, Phoenix, Crystal Castles and more
The full Primavera Sound Festival lineup has been announced and includes a second announced date by the recently reunited Postal Service and the third 2013 date for Phoenix.
I Might Be Wrong: The top 10 records of 2011 (so far)
There’s no doubt that list-making in music criticism has gotten a little bit out of control. (If you have any doubt, check out Largehearted Boy's aggregation of the end-of-year lists for 2010 here.) Still, what’s a better vessel for letting someone know of a few albums he/she should check out than putting them in a list?
I Might Be Wrong: A banner day for new music
Sometimes in the music world, the stars align and the people are blessed. Last week’s concert lineup in Denver was a veritable smorgasbord for the ears: From Yeasayer and White Denim to the Dodos and Sleigh Bells, the days — Calvin and Hobbes would’ve been proud — were just packed.
Live review: F*cked Up @ the Larimer Lounge
Anyone who missed Tuesday night's Fucked Up show passed up one of the most entertaining, high-energy and just plain fun shows the Larimer Lounge has had to offer this year.