Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Mo’Booty talk origins, new music video and dreams of vinyl release...

South Florida isn't necessarily known for its surfer scene. The waves just aren't that massive or dramatic here. They are usually these little undulating lumps...

Vinyl review: Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space reissue

Finally, more than a half-year after the CD reissue of Spiritualized’s Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space by Sony, comes the vinyl...

Arcade Fire’s ‘Hunger Games’ song: “Abraham’s Daughter” mp3

It was supposed to be an "Entertainment Weekly" exclusive premiere, and it even had an interview with Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler, now it's...

Local musicians speak to the power of Frank Zappa’s music —...

In the documentary Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words, the film's subject sometimes comes across as a bit frustrated by his...

Brian Eno and the Lovely Bones

I had no idea Brian Eno composed the soundtrack to the Lovely Bones when I bought my ticket to see the movie last week....

From the Archives: Mike Garson on working with David Bowie (Part...

As promised in my exclusive interview with keyboardist Mike Garson posted last week (Mike Garson talks about ‘David Bowie Variations’: an Indie Ethos exclusive), I...

Poorgrrrl’s lies, art and the grift of the spectacle — a...

“Reality rises up within the spectacle, and the spectacle is real.” --GUY DEBORD, THE SOCIETY OF THE SPECTACLE Miami performance artist Tara Long is apologizing...

“Is David Bowie Dying?” asks the Flaming Lips

The Flaming Lips are back to releasing new music, though no proper album is in the works. Last month, they announced the first part...

40 years later: Mike Garson recalls what it was like to...

Earlier this week, EMI Records reissued a new remaster of David Bowie’s darker-side-of-glitter follow-up to last year’s 40th Anniversary reissue of the Rise and...

Celebrating Record Store Day 2015 — 5 Top Films featuring Record...

In honor of Record Store Day, which takes place this Saturday, April 18, today’s post is dedicated to the best films that feature record stores or...