Nick Lowe Sheldon Concert Hall September 26, 2012 "I knew the bride when she used to rock and roll," sang Nick Lowe to wind down an hour of songs at the Sheldon last night. For its part, the not-quite capacity crowd knew the groom when he used to power, pop, pub and punk, when he used to answer to ... More >>
9 p.m. Thursday, July 7. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
Christian SchaefferThe Fleshtones atop Off Broadway's barThe promise of rock & roll has always been the promise of being forever young, and last night the patrons at Off Broadway got a good argument for music's gift of eternal youth. The inaugural weekend of the (hopefully) annual Beat 'n' So ... More >>
8 p.m. Tuesday, July 6. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
Jon ScorfinaScott Phillips is the national best-selling author of the novels The Ice Harvest and The Walkaway; his newest book is the Western-tinged, black comedy Cottonwood. He's also a vinyl collector who has recurring dreams of shifting through bin after bin of lost music in an imaginary r ... More >>
Kooky rock legend Robyn Hitchcock takes a gander back at his career, and Ian MacKaye takes on new venues.
Week of December 28, 2006
Friday, August 11. Way Out Club (2525 South Jefferson Avenue).
A cribsheet for the year's holiday-themed releases
Ten of the best from Nashville and elsewhere
Ten albums that'll snap and fizz
in your ear buds all winter long
A guide to new holiday discs, from surprise presents to Tannen-bombs
Power-pop supergroup Swag makes its pitch
A look at the long career of rock & roller Ronnie Dawson