On Thanksgiving evening, after all of the turkey, pie and Pepto-Bismol, a group of local musicians will gather at Off Broadway to pay tribute to one of the most influential rock bands of the past two decades: Guided by Voices. The show will feature Bunnygrunt, Karate Bikini, Popular Mechanics ... More >>
Guided By VoicesThe weather was perfect and apparently -- horrifically -- it is mom-jean-short-season. It was a day for eccentric acts, the line-up carefully curated to force superfans into buying Friday tickets. The will call line stretched around the block and then some.
4:32 pm:tUnE-yArDs ... More >>
Jon ScorfinaSleepy Kitty, with their record collectionAfter Joe Schwab filled A to Z in on Euclid Records' pop-up store at Wilco's Solid Sound Festival, he chatted about what the store's record label -- uh, Euclid Records -- is up to.
First, the next installment in its "Euclid Sessions" seve ... More >>
(New albums are typically released on Tuesdays, i.e., today. What
can you spend your hard-earned pennies on this week? Find out below.)
Gregg Allman returns with Low Country Blues.*Gregg Allman, Low Country Blues
NPR said of Allman's new record, "[It] gets Allman back to the roots he and bro ... More >>
(New albums are typically released on Tuesdays, i.e., today. What can you spend your hard-earned pennies on this week? Find out below.)
Big Boi's highly anticipated new album, Sir Lucious Left Foot*Big Boi, Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty
Big Boi's debut solo album has been ye ... More >>
Every Monday A to Z publishes the best-selling releases from area independent record stores from the preceding week. An asterisk after an album name indicates that the act is coming to town. And so without further ado:
1. Bottle Rockets: Lean Forward*
2. Wilco: Wilco The Album*
3. ... More >>