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Revisit: Rilo Kiley: Take Offs and Landings

Revisit: Rilo Kiley: Take Offs and Landings

Katie Bolton February 14, 2011 0

Revisit: Rilo Kiley Take Offs and Landings 2001 Revisit is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that now deserve a second look. Before she was a universal indie rock crush, Jenny Lewis was

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Concert Review: Best Coast/Wavves

Concert Review: Best Coast/Wavves

Stacey Pavlick February 13, 2011 0

It was with a healthy dose of irony that we trudged through uncleared sidewalks of ice-encrusted snow to reach the “Summer is Forever” tour co-hosted by Wavves and Best Coast. It couldn’t have felt

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Concert Review: Evan Dando and Juliana Hatfield

Concert Review: Evan Dando and Juliana Hatfield

Stacey Pavlick February 9, 2011 0

Time warp recommendation: Play the Lemonheads’ It’s a Shame About Ray and Juliana Hatfield’s Hey Babe back to back. It’s a two-disc set, really, or something like a mega-album. They both appear on each

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Revisit: Isaac Hayes: Hot Buttered Soul

Revisit: Isaac Hayes: Hot Buttered Soul

Nathan Kamal February 7, 2011 0

Revisit: Isaac Hayes Hot Buttered Soul 1969 Revisit is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that now deserve a second look. In his final years, Isaac Hayes’ public image was so thoroughly dominated

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Concert Review: Matthew Dear

Concert Review: Matthew Dear

Stacey Pavlick February 2, 2011 0

(Photos: Jeremy Peters) Really, who among us is in a good mood on a glacial Sunday night? Weekend fun time has all but expired and we’re uncomfortably straddling the line between savoring the last

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Revisit: Meat Loaf: Bat Out of Hell

Revisit: Meat Loaf: Bat Out of Hell

Chris Middleman January 31, 2011 0

Revisit: Meat Loaf Bat Out of Hell 1977 Revisit is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that now deserve a second look. In my old, worn copy of the 1992 edition of The

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Concert Review: Lee Fields & The Expressions/Michael Leonhart & The Avramina 7

Concert Review: Lee Fields & The Expressions/Michael Leonhart & The Avramina 7

Kyle Wall January 30, 2011 0

A simple feeling of escape and catharsis – whether from family, work or weather – has been a constant in live music for centuries, and depending on the extremity of one’s day-to-day strain, that

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Concert Review: Killing Joke

Concert Review: Killing Joke

Chris Middleman January 26, 2011 0

History knows not quite what to do with Killing Joke; over the course of their 30-plus year career in mayhem, the seminal London post-punk band has been, in various lineups, slinking around shadowy back

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Revisit: Lucinda Williams: Sweet Old World

Revisit: Lucinda Williams: Sweet Old World

Eric Dennis January 24, 2011 0

Revisit: Lucinda Williams Sweet Old World 1992 Revisit is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that now deserve a second look. In the early 1990s, Lucinda Williams was a mostly unknown country-folk singer/songwriter,

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Concert Review: Anamanaguchi

Concert Review: Anamanaguchi

Katie Bolton January 23, 2011 0

In the days leading up to this show, no one who heard me listening to Anamanaguchi’s blippy, hyperactive jams wanted to join me for their backstage set at the Black Cat. My sister’s boyfriend,

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