Heavy Rotation: Fiery Furnaces, Animal Collective, Maximillian Colby

Heavy Rotation: Fiery Furnaces, Animal Collective, Maximillian Colby

There’s all kinds of out-of-the-ordinary happening in this week’s installment of Heavy Rotation: covers of “Norwegian Wood,” rare post-hardcore 7″ singles in their entirety…what other…

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A few random notes and observations on Pitchfork 2008

A few random notes and observations on Pitchfork 2008

+ When did the basketball jersey become part of the dude hipster uniform over the last few years? For reals, I spotted it on all…

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Heavy Rotation: Harry Nilsson, A Tribe Called Quest, Tilly & the Wall + More!

Heavy Rotation: Harry Nilsson, A Tribe Called Quest, Tilly & the Wall + More!

Harry Nilsson, “Gotta Get Up” I recently came to the conclusion that I have devoted way too much of my life to ignoring the existence…

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Heavy Rotation: Sonny & Cher, Courtney Love, Liz Phair + More!

Heavy Rotation: Sonny & Cher, Courtney Love, Liz Phair + More!

Sonny & Cher, “A Cowboy’s Work Is Never Done” This is Sonny & Cher ripping off Lee Hazlewood & Nancy Sinatra, and it is one…

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To Go: Afro Punk Festival + The Dudes of Dub, A Pictorial Extravaganza

To Go: Afro Punk Festival + The Dudes of Dub, A Pictorial Extravaganza

New Yorkers, if you hurry, you can catch the tail end of the film part of the Afro Punk Festival, taking place mostly at BAM…

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Ten Reasons Why You Should Download "At the Club" by Kenickie RIGHT NOW!!

Ten Reasons Why You Should Download "At the Club" by Kenickie RIGHT NOW!!

1. They look like this: (from left to right: losery boy drummer Johnny X; bassist Emmy-Kate Montrose; frontman/rhythm guitarist Lauren Laverne; lead guitarist/vocalist Marie du…

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