No April Fool's Day jokes here. Just good shows to see this weekend. More stuff over at the RFT's main music page. Friday Shagy Kennedy Memorial Show @ Fubar All details about the celebration/memorial show are at Diana Benanti's post about the Everything Went Black guitarist. What Happened ... More >>
Photos by Keegan HamiltonBudweiser: It's what American soccer fans drink to drown their sorrows.The lingering question after watching the American soccer team get robbed of a comeback victory against Slovenia earlier today has nothing to do with the offside rule or the poor eyesight of referees f ... More >>
First, the good news: Dance-funkateers NOMO -- and In Tall Buildings, the moody-songwriter offshoot from that band's Erik Hall -- are opening for Malian musician Vieux Farka Toure at the Billiken Club. Nomo will also be playing at Vintage Vinyl's record store day festivities. Now, the bad: ... More >>
Last night at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Coldplay delivered exactly the type of set you would want from it - and then some. That's not snark, either: For nearly two hours, the British quartet unleashed hit after hit after hit with little self-indulgence and plenty of spectacle. In fact, th ... More >>
Leaders of a now-defunct international aid charity face charges of funneling money to Iraq.
Week of October 13, 2004
Mali Music (Astralwerks)
Directed by Hal Hartley, Abderrahmane Sissako, Miguel Albaladejo, Alain Berliner, Tsai Ming-liang and Laurent Cantet