Songwriters love riffing on folklore, be it nursery rhymes or Biblical parables. Over the years, heavy metal has developed its own brand of legend, so much so that stylistically disparate musicians have used it as a springboard for creatively disparate songs. Here are the six best non-metal songs ab ... More >>
9 p.m. Tuesday, July 20. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
8 p.m. Thursday, March 11. The Luminary Center for the Arts, 4900 Reber Place.
The Luminary Center for the Arts' Elevator Music Series is kicking into gear again -- and, at least so far in 2010, it's kicking ass. As we reported a while ago, Califone will be performing the score to the movie All My Friends are Funeral Singers, which was directed by its frontman, Tim Rutili. And ... More >>
B-Sides finds out why Neil Hamburger isn't Yo La Tengo's favorite comic, then gets cinematic with Undertow Records' Monahans.
Friday, September 2; Frederick's Music Lounge (4454 Chippewa Street)
Grab a slice of 2004s best roots music while its still hot.
Iron & Wine and Fruit Bats are leading the new folk revolution
Saturday, April 22; Side Door