About twenty years ago, Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore asked his friend, filmmaker Dave Markey, to document the band's short European tour, including its performance at the massive Reading Festival. Markey (best known for his underground classic Desperate Teenage Lovedolls) left with his passp ... More >>
Part of the Problem
Philanthropy and rock & roll go hand-in-hand tonight during the "Rock Out for MS" show at Fubar (3108 Locust Street). Local acts Soma, the Sudden Passion, Lydia Loveless and Tok will perform, and the show begins at 7 p.m. We reviewed Tok's latest LP Long Tall Cobra Box a few weeks ago and had th ... More >>
Long Tall Cobra Box
9 p.m. Saturday, April 19. The Bluebird, 2706 Olive Street
Local director AJ Schnack traces Kurt Cobain's musical influences in his poignant documentary.
A Michael Stipe speech actually tugs some heartstrings
Tuesday, May 25; the Hi-Pointe
Pearl Jam outlives its grunge-life expectancy
Olympia Kebob House and Taverna, 1543 McCausland, 314-781-1299
Since We've Become Translucent (Sub Pop)
Could '02' mean "Oh, too many records?"
Ronald Reagan was president, Michael Jackson and Phil Collins ruled the charts and a bunch of little rock bands were changing lives
The world according to Art Chantry
Local rapper Nelly takes his Country Grammar to No. 1