“I don’t think it’s possible to be as tame as you are in the studio when you’re playing in front of an audience.” Continue reading
Despite the fact that My Morning Jacket conjured up one hell of a downpour with some kind of melodic dark magic, the second day of the Newport Folk Festival doled out hearty portions of impromptu musical pairings, guitar O-faces and squashed rumors. This is the rundown of who we caught throughout our second day at Fort Adams. BOOM. Like a thunderclap.
A few days late and more than a few hours of sleep short, we’re back from SXSW after a raucous four days in which we left a Boston-shaped crater on 6th Street post-#BOS2AUS and followed Bad Rabbits around like feverish fan girls. Below, the rest of our SXSW 2012 coverage. Continue reading
I almost put money on John McCauley leaping overboard and doing a swan dive into the harbor after his set on the Rock On! Concert Cruise vessel just for the sake of causing a ruckus, but the Deer Tick frontman stayed dry for the duration of the voyage (to our knowledge). Amanda Barry has photographic evidence, and Jillian D’Onfro’s got a full review for you here. FOTOBOM! Continue reading
SXSW DAY 4: KINGSLEY FLOOD LIGHTS BAR ON FIRE; DEER TICK BREAKS EVERYTHING EVER; BODEGA GIRLS DESTROY PEREZ HILTON PARTY
Did YOU get to light shots on fire with some of your best friends/favorite musicians, watch Deer Tick smash their gear to blithereens shortly after belting out “Lithium” and almost get motor-boated by Carmen of Bodega Girls? Because somebody did. And that somebody was ME. Continue reading