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12 O'Clock Track: Cincy's Tweens blow out the bubblegum on 'Rattle and Rollin''
I really don't need much of a reason to rep my hometown of Cincinnati, but a more recent Queen City-proud moment came a couple months back when I caught some demo tracks from the locally hyped Tweens .
Sat May 18, 2013
The Week in Pop: My pop-culture picks
I'm loving the 20th anniversary reissue of Last Splash, one of my favorite records of the '90s. Now it sounds even better and comes with tons of bonus material, including demos and live Hope you don't mind if I deliver this feature a little early today.
Fri May 17, 2013
Deerhunter Roll Out Mellow 'Monomania' Tunes in Atlanta
"I wouldn't be playing music if it wasn't for this tape," Deerhunter frontman Bradford Cox said from Atlanta's Variety Playhouse stage last night.
Thu May 16, 2013
Hangout Music Festival 2013 announces sell-out of all 3-day passes
The laidback, beach-loving location of The Hangout Music Festival, featuring an impressive roster of hot acts such as Kings of Leon, Stevie Wonder, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, with Lissie and more, have announced the sell-out of all 3-day passes.
The Breeders w/Deerhunter at Cannery Ballroom, 5/14/13
Tuesday night at Mercy Lounge was about as close to a perfect night as one could hope for - the weather was flawless, nobody snagged The Spin's secret parking spot, and one of our favorite bands of all time was playing one of our favorite albums of all.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Breeders: Last Splash LSXX
No remix. No remaster. No "this is what it was supposed to sound like the first time around" folderol.
Creative Loafing Tampa
New music Tuesday! (May 14): Eve, Vampire Weekend, The Boxer Rebellion & more
Week two of May brings some much-anticipated releases. Info and links for the ones you want to know about most below, plus some other ones you may not have heard of , with audio & video for your listening and viewing pleasure.
Mon May 13, 2013
Yes, Deerhunter Will Open for The Breeders Tomorrow Night at Cannery Ballroom
Well, we've had to keep this one under our hat for a minute now, but the time has come to doff said hat and share the news: Despite the date not being mentioned in their recent tour announcement , Bradford Cox and his Deerhunter have just been added as openers for The Breeders' Last Splash anniversary show tomorrow night at Cannery Ballroom .
The Breeders' Photo Tour Diary Part 2
One of our favorite music developments to happen so far this year? The return of the Breeders.
Jay-Z, Vampire Weekend Kick Off Soggy All Points West
Also on hand for the fest -- which runs Aug. 24-25 at L.A. State Historic Park -- are acts like the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, TV on the Radio, Solange, and MGMT.
My Bloody Valentine to Headline L.A.'s FYF Fest
Also on hand for the fest -- which runs Aug. 24-25 at L.A. State Historic Park -- are acts like the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, TV on the Radio, Solange , and MGMT.
Sun May 12, 2013
Innovative American alt-rockers recreate Last Splash
For the 20th anniversary of Last Splash, the Breeders are doing everything they can to recreate the hit record live.
Fri May 10, 2013
Mosaic Youth Theatre production of "Hastings Street" is at the...
Set in the 1940s, the production tells the story of the excitement and drama in Detroit's Black Bottom neighborhood.
The Breeders Cover The Beatles' 'Happiness Is A Warm Gun' with Original Lineup
The Breeders are currently touring the world on a reunion of their "classic" lineup: Kim Deal, Kelley Deal, Josephine Wiggs and Jim Macpherson.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Breeders, Rodriguez, Kris Kristofferson, Father John Misty,...
Divine Jammers : Alt-rock heroes The Breeders celebrate the 20th anniversary of Last Splash with a deluxe reissue and tour Wonderer : Rodriguez, the long-mythologized subject of last year's Searching for Sugar Man , finally visits Music City Reality Check : Kris Kristofferson explores the limits of authenticity on his latest, Feeling Mortal Our ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
The Breeders content to revisit iconic 'Splash'
The 20-year anniversary of "Last Splash" snuck up on the Breeders' Kelley Deal, who says she realized the album was turning 20 while she was sitting on the couch last year with her sister, Kim.
What's going on Wednesday?
Wanna check out some up-and-coming bands for free? Pianos has Drowners, Tweens, Total Slacker , and LODRO tonight on the early side at no cost to you, the live music lover.
Watch the Breeders 'Splash' Again With Two Indie Classics on 'Fallon'
The Breeders' performance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon last night could serve as a more elegant concurrence to that Dave Grohl anti- American Idol quote making the online rounds lately.
Tue May 07, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Breeders bassist Josephine Wiggs talks about band's reunion
Originally a side project for members of American indie-rock bands the Pixies and Throwing Muses, the Breeders quickly found success on their own with the platinum-selling album 'Last Splash,' released in 1993 and featuring the addictive hit single 'Cannonball.' To celebrate the 20th anniversary deluxe reissue of 'Last Splash,' the Breeders will ... (more)
Mon May 06, 2013
Hangout Music Festival 2013 Announces Kick-Off Party Schedule and Set Times
The Hangout Music Fest has announced the schedule for their highly anticipated Thursday Kick-Off Party on May 16.