Monday, August 19, 2019

Weezer Cruise over, back to reality – a recap (Day 2...

As I noted yesterday, during the first day the Weezer Cruise, I left my camera for the most part in the cabin to  enjoy the...

Terry Gilliam to direct Arcade Fire webcast

Late yesterday, the Associated Press reported that none other than Terry Gilliam would direct a live webcast of Arcade Fire's performance at Madison Square...

Deerhoof offer free download of live album

So Deerhoof, that anti-est of pop bands from California are not stopping in your city during their tour? They are offering a free download...

‘Blank City’ celebrates the art of “No Wave”

With Blank City, first-time director Celine Danhier offers a celebration of the influential art scene of New York City during the late seventies and...

Kraftwerk perform electro classics to 3D images at Miami’s Olympia Theater...

There is no room for cynicism at a Kraftwerk performance. The quartet from Düsseldorf may not play “live,” but they sure put on a hell...

French experimental duo Couvre-Feu riff on Krautrock for ‘Kösmischen Hits!’

Some of the best things that have come of this blog have been immaterial experiences. This is a labor of love and not-for-profit. Beyond...

Nu Deco Ensemble to play Radiohead and The Project Trio joins...

Miami’s Nu Deco Ensemble, a chamber orchestra of 24 musicians, that we introduced readers to in an earlier post (Nu Deco Ensemble tests the...

Summing up “Rocktober”

After a too long dry spell of visiting bands in South Florida, October was packed with out-of-town acts I wanted to see live. I...

EMI/Capitol reissues 8 albums on Capitol Vaults line

Today EMI/Capitol continues its “From the Capitol Vaults” series where the major record label reissues long out of print vinyl records of essential albums....

Ty Segall channels the essence of rock 'n' roll with 'Manipulator'...

Despite what you may have seen at last night’s MTV Music Video Awards, classic rock ‘n’ roll is not going to ever go away....