By ALEE KARIM Sleep Oxbow Kowloon Walled City June 5th, 2012 The Fox Theatre Better than: The rest. And rest. Thankfully. The San Jose-based metal band Sleep is part of a pre-Internet coterie of bands that gained an astonishing reputation in their absence. For every Soundgarden reuniting to cash ... More >>
Shit & ShineShit & Shine with Eugene Robinson Unlike many modern noisers who lay down percussionless swaths of sound, Britain's Shit & Shine have been known to assemble as many guest drummers as they can fit into a chosen space -- perhaps only Crash Worship or the Boredoms' 77 Boadru ... More >>
Noise-rocking and ass-kicking expert Eugene S. Robinson can now add another published book to his list of accomplishments. Oxbow's burly frontman recently released a new bit of fiction--A Long Slow Screw, which follows a street-smart crook named Jake Paternostra through Manhattan in the '70s. One c ... More >>
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