Silver Jews

  • Music

    June 23, 2010

    Pavement's Promise

    Why Malkmus and Co. still need their seminal band

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2010

    Track of the Day: Josiah Wolf of WHY?

    ​Josiah Wolf has found inspiration in a couple different Jews as it were during his musical coming of age. His dad was a rabbi who encouraged he and his brother Yoni (his cohort in the local artsy abstract hip-hop trio WHY?) to pick up an instrument, in Josiah's case a drum kit that'd help with hi ... More >>

  • Music

    April 8, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 17, 2009

    New Doc on Big Sur (((folkYEAH!))) Fests

    One of my favorite local(-ish, he's based in Monterrey) promoters is (((folkYEAH!))). Under that name, music fan Britt Govea has brought a host of freak folk, heavy drone, psych rock, and the like to the Fernwood and the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur -- as well as concerts in the Santa Cruz Mounta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2008

    SF Weekly Music Awards Nominee: Tussle

    Tussle formed in 2001 to provide some much needed avant garde electronica to the Bay Area. Abandoning conventional dance music, they embraced Jamaican dub and No Wave to create an artistic opportunity for people to boogie. Their music embraces heavy beats and funky melodies making it simultaneously ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2008

    Last Night: Silver Jews at the Fillmore

    (Photo: Pop Matters) Silver Jews The Fillmore September 25, 2008 Better Than: Thirsty Thursday. Review by Melissa Baron Music, especially in historical context, required a live performance. In the years predating recording, artists composed songs intended to resonate with an active and involved au ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2008

    Summer's Mini-Festivals/Road Trips

    Gas prices be damned: I'll take about any excuse to get in the car and do a little road trip -- whether that's down the coast or just across the Bay. Add music to that destination and it's all the better. A couple of the more intimate-sized festivals and one-off events have made announcements in rec ... More >>

  • Music

    June 25, 2008

    Silver Jews

    Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea (Drag City)

  • Film

    November 7, 2007
  • Music

    September 6, 2006

    Uneasy Rider

    On the road with the Silver Jews

  • Music

    February 1, 2006

    Partying Is Such Sweet Sorrow

    This column will self-destruct in less than 10 minutes

  • Music

    October 26, 2005

    Silver Jews

    Tanglewood Numbers

  • Calendar

    February 4, 2004

    Sound Off

    Activating the Medium's good vibrations

  • Music

    September 24, 2003

    Continuous Peasant

    Exile in Babyville

  • Music

    February 5, 2003

    Take Ral of Me

    Tracking down the mysteries behind Ral Partha Vogelbacher's cinematic break-up album

  • Music

    July 7, 1999

    Two States

    Pavement guitarist Scott Kannberg juggles growing up with his band (which isn't breaking up) and starting a local rock label

  • Music

    October 23, 1996
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