Top Articles from Music

No articles in this section
 
Thursday, Sept. 7, 2006 10:09 am

Cashing in on the current craze for all things piratical

People love pirates. They prove it by stampeding to see the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, by chomping down on their R’s (arrrrrghs!) on Talk Like a Pirate Day. Piratemania is so widespread, i...
Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2006 01:43 pm

Phoenix FoundationÂ’s latest definitely worth the wait

New Zealand, a country that’s delivered more than its share of great guitar pop in the last 20-odd years — the Chills, the Clean, the Verlaines, the Bats, Split Enz, and Crowded House, to ...
Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2006 12:55 pm

RootsÂ’ Game Theory heads a list a much-anticipated fall releases

CD EXCHANGE: This fall you’ll find Vinyl Static holed up in a closet somewhere with headphones and a compact-disc player — is Vinyl Static the only one still using a CD player? — ind...
Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2006 12:57 am

OutKast is back, and Beyoncé’s fighting mad

CD EXCHANGE OutKast is back, finally. Last Tuesday the Dirty South duo unleashed Idlewild, an album to accompany the new film, set in the Prohibition era, that’s coming out Aug. 25. The release ...
Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2006 02:08 am

What Get Lonely lacks in drama, it makes up for in quiet artistry

Last year the Mountain Goats released The Sunset Tree, an aural exorcism inspired by the abusive childhood of the band’s frontman and only permanent member, John Darnielle. Like its predecessor,...
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2006 02:32 pm

The Archie Bronson OutfitÂ’s second full-length most definitely rocks

Is it dirty art rock or arty dirt rock? Rock music you can dance to or dance music you can rock to? Whatever you want to call Derdang Derdang, the Archie Bronson Outfit’s second full-length, the...
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2006 01:05 am

A Legend in his own time

SINGLES ONLY John Legend has doled out the first single from Once Again, the yet-to-be-released 2006 follow-up to his Grammy-winning debut Get Lifted. “Save Room” finds the dapper piano ...
Thursday, Aug. 10, 2006 01:00 am

What does Logic have to do with Zen?

The title of DJ Logic’s new album is a stumper: What does logic, the science of abstract reasoning, have to do with Zen, a Buddhist philosophy that honors direct intuition through meditation? De...
Thursday, Aug. 10, 2006 12:57 am

Erase Errata slide in where riot grrrls leave off; A Tribe Called Quest in Chicago; Outkast "collaborates"

CD exchange Experimental electro-punk trio Erase Errata released their third album, Nightlife, on July 25, unleashing a collection of punk tracks that slide in where riot grrrls such as Bikini Kill le...
Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2006 11:16 am

Midlake goes for the quaint, agrarian, and the obtuse

Midlake is from Denton, Texas, the same smallish town that spawned Centro-matic, but you’d never guess it by listening to The Trials of Van Occupanther. With its soft and inviting beds of acoust...

Calendar

  • Fri
    18
  • Sat
    19
  • Sun
    20
  • Mon
    21
  • Tue
    22
  • Wed
    23
  • Thu
    24