The Smoking Gun has scans of the backstage riders for loads of musicians and entertainers. Funny stuff.
A New York Times writer asks the question: Who’s more inventive, Linkin Park or the Strokes?
The Mayfest organizers are requesting that bands submit one or two songs and contact info to the Kalamazoo Area Mathematics and Science Center for consideration to play at the 7th Annual MAYFEST. This always turns out to be one of those great cross cultural and generational events that just makes everyone feel good. Send to: … Continue reading Quick! It’s Not Too Late!
A piece of Kurt Cobain by Jim DeRogatis.
According to the official Rentals mailing list, Matt Sharp will be doing four “really low key shows acoustic style/solo style” shows at Cafe Tropical, a Cuban bakery in Silver Lake, Los Angeles. He will be performing two shows per night on Sunday March 17 and March 24 at 7pm and 9pm. This will be the … Continue reading How Many More Minutes to Hide Away?
WilcoFilm T-Shirts — Neat.
Yet another Strokes article. This one asks the blasphemous question: What hype? Also, is the ass on the British album cover a MAN?
I been through many times in which I thought I might lose itThe only thing that saved me has always been music — Beastie Boys Whenever I feel like I’m starting to slip over the edge of reality a little more than normal, it’s always been my thing to start listening to really crazy people … Continue reading I want to go home. But I am home.
A very kind review of Glorious Noise. Thanks.
More “Best Of 2001” lists: from the Village Voice and from Rock & Rap Confidential. Eight of the top ten are the same.