Prince with 3rdEyeGirl
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 (Early Show)
Better than: Cheaper peep shows.
Your entertainment is largely incidental here. Prince's own delight is the principal concern, although you're free to soak up any pleasure that's left over (and there is plenty). Tonight Prince ... More >>
Richie Havens was an old soul, singing with the voice of an ancient wise man even when he was young. Every artist strives to find their own voice, but it seemed to come naturally to Havens. His deep sandpaper and honey baritone came from some inner place of power and transformation. He was able to m ... More >>
The Mountain Goats (John Darnielle, solo)
Thursday, June 28, 2012
The Swedish American Hall
Better than: A roomful of suicide.
Artists who habitually sing about their own (and others') brain troubles are sometimes hard to take, but the Mountain Goats' searching, quietly pained songs have consisten ... More >>