Night Crawler

Seven cop cars sit in front of the Cow Palace on Sunday afternoon. Taunting them directly across the street is a group of 40…

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Merzbow Hole (Heel Stone) The next time you curse that horrible racket your roommate considers music, thank your lucky stars you don't have the…

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Marathon Session “Frequently the voice of the masses is nothing but farts,” noted a radio program director during a panel at the CMJ Music…

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Night Crawler

Three black beasts glide down 11th Street, taking their own sweet time. Badass red and yellow flames emblazon each sleek body; the lines are…

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R.I.P. Last week, former Velvet Underground guitarist Sterling Morrison died of cancer in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. He was 53. Along with Lou Reed, John Cale,…

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Alice Donut Pure Acid Park (Alternative Tentacles) Vocalist Tomas Antona and his Alice Donut cohorts have never made particularly effective poster children for Mental…

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Feeling Out the Vibes The sudden cancellation of the long-running, highly rated Yo' MTV Raps program was at the forefront of discussion at last…

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