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  • Blogs

    August 14, 2014

    Even Twentysomethings Aren't Immune to '90s Nostalgia

    By Sam Blum There's no denying the rock & roll reunion tour. The tired tradition cuts across the generational divide. Your parents remember when the Eagles re-formed. Your older brother looks at scattered reunions of Black Flag with some consternation. An army of confused souls await Limp Bizkits' 2 ... More >>

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    January 17, 2013

    Nostalgia Is The Enemy Of Critique

    Art and life co-habitate, informing, imitating, and enriching each other constantly. Each week in Better Living Through Music, RFT Music writer Ryan Wasoba explores this symbiotic relationship. In order to review music, one must judge the song/album/artist subjectively, only associating it wi ... More >>

  • Music

    August 9, 2006

    Death to the Pixies (Again!?)

    Epiphanies, Power Wheels and the Pixies -- all in a tour's work for Frank Black.

  • Music

    July 24, 2002

    The Pixies

    Pixies (Spinart)

  • Music

    April 25, 2001

    Frank Talk

    Frank Black is pissed about a lot of things, especially brainless rockers who just want to meet chicks and asinine questions about his old band, the Pixies