Tag Archive: Music

When Music Attacks! March

There are a lot of shows to see and love in March. The winter thaw is slowly beginning. Cursive with John Congleton & The Nighty Night, Beach Slang Fri 3/06 @ Black Cat… Continue reading

When Music Attacks! January + February

It’s time for the first “When Music Attacks!” forecast of 2015. There are things happening that everyone should know about. JANUARY Zola Jesus with Deradoorian Th 1/29 @ Black Cat Doors 8pm /… Continue reading

When Music Attacks! September and October 2014

I’m back from Iceland. I had amazing adventures and experienced stunningly beautiful landscapes. Everyone should go. http://instagram.com/p/ruYDyHIYzD/ Regular-ish WiFi access allowed me to keep an eye on show announcements and I am pleased to… Continue reading

NBD but I’m tweeting with Ben Sollee

I’m back in the US eight months earlier than I expected to be. A portion of the silver lining on this cloud is that I am in town for a slew of amazing… Continue reading

Cover Me in Covers

There have been some really spectacular covers in the last few months, and since most of them came out in August, now seems an appropriate time to collect and share them. HAIM, “Strong… Continue reading

When Music Attacks! Fall 2013

I haven’t received a 9:30 Club email in a good long while that makes my all my epidermis green with envy!  And what slays me is that when I am home in December… Continue reading

An Overdue Song of the Day: Jason Isbell, “Elephant”

Jason Isbell’s album Southeastern is absolutely a contender for album of the year. I’m in love with more than half the tracks on this album. Notably: Elephant, Cover Me Up, Live Oak, Traveling Alone.… Continue reading

Sights and Sounds: Johannesburg on Africa Day

Johannesburg is a lovely place to be right now. “Winter” consists of 70 – 80 degree days and 40-50 degree nights and the sun is always out. I have yet to put on… Continue reading

Song of The Day: Lover by Walker Lukens

Thanks NPR All Songs Considered from April 30, always offering up a compilation of musical treats.  Iggy & the Stooges, Jim Guthrie, Tricky, and Walker Lukens do have some gems they’re casting out there… Continue reading

Song of the Day: Quit Draggin’ My Heart Around

Thanks to this NPR All Songs Considered blog post by Stephen Thompson, I learned about the AV Club’s “Undercover” series from 2012 in which bands covered pre-selected songs in a tiny round room.… Continue reading