One of my new favorite bands, Crocodiles, is returning to the Firebird tonight. Spelling Bee and Thunderkid are opening. In March, we previewed the show and posted an MP3. Back then, Jonah Bayer said:"Despite the title Summer of Hate, Crocodiles' debut is an ethereal nine-song collection of synth-dr ... More >>
I'm going to be out of town this weekend now (cue: awww), so that just means you'll have to go to these shows for me. Tonight at the Gramophone, slow-burning Canadian rockers The Pack A.D. are appearing, along with Fattback and the Belgrade Liberation Army (ex-Wormwood Scrubs). Like the White Stripe ... More >>
Last Night: Murphy's Law, Cross Examination Where: Fubar, 3108 Locust Boulevard Show Flyer: here The show preview by Jonah Bayer in last week's paper was true. "There's nothing quite like a Murphy's Law headlining gig, which is sure to leave beer-soaked hard-core fans with a giant smile on their f ... More >>
B-Sides squares off in a debate about Wilco's new Sky Blue Sky, and compares children's-music faves Trout Fishing in America with, well, the real thing.
Sebastian Bach: Actor, singer, fighter, lover, pal of Axl Rose
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