There comes a moment in every Sonic Youth show when guitarists Thurston Moore and Lee Ranaldo attack each other with their guitars, fencing with the necks and unleashing huge gouts of feedback at each parry and slash. This six-string sword fighting creates an explosion of sound that underscores SY's cool, graphically demonstrating the clashing of their highbrow song structure with rock & roll's lowbrow "loudfastrules" aesthetic, and it is lifted entirely from the stage show of Blue Oyster Cult. But if you're going to steal,... More >>>