DJ ShadowThis week, DJ Shadow released his fourth solo studio album, The Less You Know, The Better. Featuring cameos from Little Dragon, De La Soul, Talib Kweli and Tom Vek, Shadow insists that the album isn't just a snapshot of where he's at as a musician in 2011, but also something that wil ... More >>
Esteemed and perpetually behatted English troubadour Damon Gough, doing business as Badly Drawn Boy, just got a little more esteemed. After a show last Tuesday at the Swedish American Hall in San Francisco, he headed down to Los Angeles for a two-night stand at (appropriately enough) the Troubadour, ... More >>
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