It's that wonderful time of the year again. Super Bowl double week. Time to reflect upon Super Bowls past, basking in the NFL Films nostalgia of legendary performances and epic games. Remember Marcus Allen swerving around the Redskins defense before hitting light speed for 74 yards? Remember Montana ... More >>
When local folk-rock outfit Port O'Brien disbanded in 2010 after years of relentless touring, frontman Van Pierszalowski needed to clear his head. So, naturally, he headed to Norway, which promised both the isolation necessary to reboot, and the budding romance necessary to write a batch of compelli ... More >>
Contrary to popular belief, touring with a band is often difficult, uncomfortable, unglamorous work. It can be fun as hell, but the endless cycles of late nights, crappy food, long car rides, and confinement with the same few sweaty people for a long time take their toll on even the most stoked m ... More >>
For a few years, Emiliana Torrini wasn't sure she'd ever make music again. Then the phone started ringing.
Enchanting songstress Cat Power flashes her Cheshire grin -- and her newfound strength
Sound Restores Young Men (Drag City)
Silke Tudor praises misanthropes, nude bands, and fire feasts.
On Knock Knock, Smog's Bill Callahan rejects lo-fi recording and finds a higher purpose