Portland-based quartet Red Fang has proven itself to be one of the hardest-working bands in metal over the past few years. Since the release of the group's ferocious self-titled debut in 2009 -- and the hysterical beer-soaked, Ren-Faire-battle-gone-horribly-awry video for "Prehistoric Dog" that went ... More >>
[Editor's note: After hearing this week that Berkeley indie label Absolutely Kosher plans to stop releasing new music this fall, we talked to label founder and owner Cory Brown about what happened and wrote a too-long, very bummed-out piece about it. We also asked if Brown would be interested ... More >>
Local DIY acts tUnE-yArDs and Citay joined up with other indie acts at the Bowery Ballroom on Sunday to celebrate the 20th anniversary of indie/punk bible Our Band Could Be Your Life. In order to give a proper homage to the revered tome, and the bands that inspired it, each artist covered so ... More >>
Mission of Burma, Erase Errata,
Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009
Better than: Watching your dad's high school garage band relive their glory days.
It seems like all the original indie rock icons are on a reunion, revival, or new album tour this year: Sonic Youth, The Pixies, and ... More >>
Mannequin MenDavila 666, Mannequin Men, NobunnyWednesday, Sept. 3, 2009Thee ParksideBetter than: Getting a massage. When there's a holiday at the end of the week, everything gets moved up a day. So Monday's the new Tuesday, Tuesday's the new Wednesday, and, because of this scientific acceleration ... More >>