Guadalcanal Province

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2009

    Tomorrow! Soft Black at Lemmons

    There's something about melancholic psych-folk that seems to fit these lazy, hazy summer days. That's why I seem to be gravitating toward Soft Black, a NY band playing at Lemmons tomorrow night. "Lions," from the band's upcoming album, The Earth is Black, is just two minutes long, but the song conta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2009

    Video: Jason Ringenberg with Rough Shop, "Trail of Tears" (Guadalcanal Diary)

    Well, here's something you don't see every day: an artist covering Marietta, Georgia, '80s jangle-twang popsters Guadalcanal Diary. Thanks to Roy for capturing Jason Ringenberg (backed by locals Rough Shop) covering GC's fabulous tune "Trail of Tears." (Click on the link for a more detailed show rev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2008

    Album Review: R.E.M.'s Murmur at 25

    [R.E.M. released a deluxe, 25th anniversary edition of its debut album, Murmur, today. The two-disc set contains the original album remastered from original tapes and a live concert bootleg from Larry's Hideaway in Toronto from that era. Co-producer Don Dixon will be on my KDHX radio show on Mo ... More >>

  • Film

    September 8, 2004

    Banzai Beat

    Takeshi Kitano masterfully revives the legend of Zatôichi

  • News

    November 20, 2002

    The Pretenders

    The long arm of a Dallas stockbroker pulls the mask off local valor fakes

  • Music

    August 7, 2002

    Little Grizzly

    Friday, August 9; Frederick's Music Lounge

  • Culture

    November 21, 2001

    War on War Books

    Donald Miller has (re)written one of the best books on World War II, but will anyone care?

  • Music

    July 25, 2001

    Core Values

    Kindercore expands its boundaries with techno-popsters I Am the World Trade Center

  • News

    March 15, 2000

    The Boys from Boonville

    In 1963, a group of African-American runaways and truants was sent to a rural reform school. Then the nightmare began.

  • Music

    August 18, 1999


    Local band Fingerpaint Diary starts painting itself out of a corner

  • Film

    June 2, 1999
  • Film

    January 13, 1999