Johnny Marr

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2013

    Worst of Coachella 2013: Weekend One

    Editor's Note: Coachella Music Festival split into two weekends for 2013. Read on for the worst of Weekend One, from writers at our sister paper, the LA Weekly.Daft Punk Fake-Out Friday and Saturday, all anyone could talk about was if Daft Punk was going to show up during Phoenix's set. Why? Becaus ... More >>

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    May 3, 2012

    Homespun: Voight-Kampff


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    August 5, 2011

    Interview: Troubadour Dali's New Album (Out Tomorrow) Is Not About Dinosaurs

    Joanna Humphrey​There is a pretty brazen vacuum somewhere in the room next to where two members of Troubadour Dali are conducting a three-way phone interview. It would appear that the shoegaze-y psych-pop band is never far from its noise roots, though this time it's more obnoxious than it is d ... More >>

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    April 9, 2009

    Setlist Review Photos: Morrissey at the Pageant, Wednesday, April 8

    (This review is a co-write by me, Annie Zaleski, and my evangelical-Moz pal Kami, who is in town from New York for this show. Her qualifications include the lyrics "Trouble loves me/Trouble needs me" tattooed on her ankles and the fact that this is her fourth show of Morrissey's 2008 spring tour she ... More >>

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    December 18, 2008

    The Top 10 Reissues of 2008

    It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again. BILLY JOEL The Stranger (Columbia/Legacy) As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionally, rock. "Scene ... More >>

  • Music

    June 25, 2008

    Modest Mouse

    7 p.m. Tuesday, July 1. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard

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    June 7, 2008
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    November 15, 2007
  • Music

    April 4, 2007

    Modest Mouse

    We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank (Epic)

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    September 13, 2006


    7 p.m. Monday, September 18. Pop's (1403 Mississippi Avenue, Sauget, Illinois)

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    January 7, 2004

    Billy Bragg

    Must I Paint You a Picture? The Essential Billy Bragg (Rhino)

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    June 4, 2003

    Lust Highway

    The alt-country marathon known as Twangfest offers sex appeal galore

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    April 16, 2003

    Lisa Germano

    Lullaby for Liquid Pig (Ineffable/imusic)

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    September 8, 1999


    Billy Bragg brings Woody Guthrie back to vibrant life