Sept. 12, 2013 11:18
There comes a point in every young star’s career when popularity versus output reaches diminishing returns. It almost seemed inevitable that the conversation around Taylor Swift would shift away from music to focus on the foibles of youth....
Aug. 28, 2013 12:12
The marquee outside of Jake’s Billiards is spot on. MantraBash is a beautiful thing. It’s a bit of a moving target datewise — last year it was in June, and it was on hiatus the year before that — but it’s the kind of event where its core brand consistencies supersede the logistical kind....
Aug. 21, 2013 10:10
As groups on the tribute circuit ripe to be capitalized upon go, Daft Punk stands to be the most potentially lucrative, expensive to produce and hardest to get right. For one, they haven’t played a full live concert outside of the extremely rare, extremely exclusive private show since 2007’s Alive....
Aug. 14, 2013 09:07
It’s an odd thing when the book on a particular musician suddenly flips to a blank page, followed by another, and another. Brooklynforged, Concord-based neo-folk songwriter Paleface was full speed ahead after signing with Ramseur Records following a period where he essentially put his life back together after he nearly killed himself from drinking....
Aug. 7, 2013 09:15
Ex-Red House Painters’ frontman Mark Kozelek was amazingly prescient on his 2001 re-arrangement of AC/DC’s “Riff Raff” when he said “Riff Raff/ Always good for a laugh,” because in 10 years time, an entity by that very name would be born into the......
July 31, 2013 09:00
You have to wonder what’s in the water in north Mississippi that bestows unfathomable lifespans on these Delta bluesmen. Pinetop Perkins hung around until 2011 at the age of 97, playing until his final days....
July 17, 2013 10:25
Gunz, however, has turned his attention to building up his offspring, Cory Gunz, who will come to Greene Street Club this Saturday just days after the release of his 9 th mixtape, emphatically titled Datz WTF I’m Talkin’ Bout.....
July 10, 2013 08:59
The same people who breathed life into the Lady Gaga golem have been experimenting with boy bands, and their masterpiece has finally reached (pre-)maturation....
July 3, 2013 09:00
There’s no need to bring fireworks to the Big What? this weekend (actually, just leave them at home altogether), since festival hosts the Big Something and their cohorts plan on bringing enough for everyone....
June 27, 2013 10:02
The last time the Drive-By Truckers stopped into Ziggy’s in late 2011, they brought along an opening band that ended up doing rather well for itself....

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