Jul 04, 2014 Live

Thus Owls are one of those bands that seem ludicrously doomed to be underrated.  More

Jul 02, 2014 Live

Despite modern music’s determination to popularize any instrument not traditionally used in pop (See: Beirut’s trumpet, Owen Pallett’s violin, or Joanna Newsom’s harp), the trombone hasn’t seen much resurgence. More

Jul 01, 2014 Live

It is impossible to see any member of the Wainwright clan in concert (be it Rufus, Martha, Lucy, or Loudon) without being drawn into their family dynamics.  More

Jul 01, 2014 Live

Cody ChesnuTT and I may hail from the same city, but I admit I knew very little about the musician when I wandered into his show on Saturday night. More

Jun 29, 2014 Live

Shortly after seeing For the Record: Tarantino in Concert I ran into the troop's publicist, who chuckled when I admitted that I was a journalist tasked with writing about the show. More