One-half of the Ruins is in search of a bassist; Portland's Man of the Year plans a nose-hooking.
Week of Wednesday, June 29, 2005
Native sons Two Gallants bring their blustery Americana to the Great American Music Hall; Thievery Corporation chills out the Warfield
Kanye West is everywhere, including Oakland; My Chemical Romance delivers its canned goth-pop
Mike Park and pals are "Asians in Rock"; the beautiful pianist Rachel Z brings her contemporized smooth jazz to Pearl's
Local musicmakers remake Brian Eno's masterpiece; Rachel Yamagata's not-so-sunshiney torch songs
Week of Wednesday, May 5, 2004