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2012 Stories by Dave Pehling

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  • Tame Impala Blows Past the Boundaries of Psych-Rock

    published November 14, 2012

    In the past decade or so, psychedelic rock has moved from enjoying cyclical periods of resurgence to a state of perpetual revival, particularly... More >>

  • Easy Star All-Stars: Show Preview

    published September 19, 2012

    Covering soul and pop hits has been a standard practice for reggae bands since the musical style first emerged from Jamaica in the late '60s,... More >>

  • Zeke: Show Preview

    published June 13, 2012

    Taking cues from the high-octane, destructo punk of The Dwarves, the Seattle-based reprobates who make up Zeke first came together amid... More >>

  • Unknown Hinson: Show Preview

    published June 6, 2012

    Looking like the hillbilly cousin of Bela Lugosi-era Dracula and sounding like the infernal love child of Hank Williams and comedian... More >>

  • Undead Outlaw Country

    published May 30, 2012

    Looking like the hillbilly cousin of Bela Lugosi-era Dracula and sounding like the infernal love child of Hank Williams and comedian Larry the... More >>

  • The Brad Mehldau Trio: Show Preview

    published May 16, 2012

    It takes a certain amount of cojones for a group to issue a series of albums entitled The Art of the Trio, but there's little question... More >>

  • OFF!: Show Preview

    published May 9, 2012

    After an abortive attempt at recording a new Circle Jerks album, SoCal hardcore icon and original Black Flag singer Keith Morris formed... More >>

  • Meshuggah: Show Preview

    published May 2, 2012

    Extreme Swedish quintet Meshuggah has been destroying the boundaries of metal with its quantum-physics complexity and brutal precision... More >>

  • Dirty Ghosts Explore Drum Loop Rock

    published February 22, 2012

    Most shit-hot guitarists with established success playing high-intensity hard rock would be expected to spend their entire careers working in... More >>

  • Nikka Costa: Show Preview

    published February 8, 2012

    Well before British divas Adele and the late Amy Winehouse scored critical and commercial success for their takes on retro R&B, fiery American... More >>

  • Secret Chiefs 3: Show Preview

    published February 1, 2012

    Fans of long-dormant S.F. avant-rock band Mr. Bungle may long for a reunion, but some consolation can be found in its members' prodigious... More >>

  • Graveyard: Show Preview

    published January 25, 2012

    Two of the best modern purveyors of retrograde psychedelic blues-rock have teamed up for a tour that should have bong-wielding Hessians across... More >>

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