Velvet Underground Bandmates to Remember Lou Reed for U.K. TV Special
British television has decided December 15 is a perfect day for a Lou Reed documentary.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Kim Gordon playing closing day of MoMA PS1's Mike Kelley...
MoMA PS1 is currently featuring a retrospective on visual artist Mike Kelley , whose work -- often using cloth toys and dolls -- has been highly influential.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Lee Ranaldo: Sorta Like the George Harrison of Sonic Youth
Lee Ranaldo was always something like Sonic Youth's George Harrison: consigned to one or two songs per album, holding it down with subdued flair on guitar, going underappreciated.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
end: 16 Things to Do in Portland, Dec. 6-8
A quarter past noon, the Grinch paused and put his hand to his ear. And through the streets of Portland, a sound he did hear.
Sonic Youth’s unsung hero Lee Ranaldo begins anew | Concert preview
Often overshadowed by his iconic bandmates Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon, the enigmatic Ranaldo was Sonic Youth's George Harrison - as much a catalyst for open-hearted balladry as aggressive noise freakouts.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Lee Ranaldo Will Teach You Guitar - Premiere
For over 30 years, Lee Ranaldo has been exploring the limits of the guitar's range, both in Sonic Youth and as a solo artist.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Eclectic percussionist William Winant stakes some well-deserved ground
A repertoire of serious percussion music didn't really begin to develop until the 1930s, with the emergence of folks like Henry Cowell, Edgard Varese, William Russell, Amadeo RoldA n, John Cage, and Lou Harrison.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Sonic Youth - Goo
Sonic Youth were a much touted outfit from a period of my life when I rather switched off to music.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
South China Morning Post
Veteran Nigerian musician William Onyeabor retains his mystery
On a recent Saturday night, a boisterous crowd jammed into Buka, a Nigerian restaurant in the Clinton Hill section of Brooklyn, spilling out onto Fulton Street.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Something Else! Reviews
Howe Gelb - The Coincidentalist
Avant-garde and alternative folk-rock twanger Howe Gelb, who also serves as the leader of Giant Sand and godfather of the Tucson music scene, is alternately gruff and sweet on this new project.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Music Review: Surrender To The FantasyGary Hoffman"Surrender to the...
With "Surrender to the Fantasy," Magik Markers demonstrate a clear departure from their last album, "Volodor Dance," as they create a softer, more psychedelic sound with just as much creativity and originality.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
New Haven Independent
Atticus Puts Out The Wax
When Matias Anaya got into collecting vinyl LPs this year, it was already too late to shop at Cutler's.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
Psychedelic noise outfit ThinkNoThink continues making a name for itself thrashing and belting on Red River.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Alt Girls Short: If You Grew Up In The '90s, You Need To See This
Those girls. You were either one of us or you secretly wanted to be. We were the girls with the dark lipstick and baby barrettes, belly-baring shirts and combat boots.