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COACHELLA: DAY 3

by Scott Iasillo Day 3 was the big one. The day that had the best acts, the best variety, and a less congested crowd. With all these good things comes the problem of missing certain sets. Do I catch Spoon and then try to make it in time for Sly Stone? Does Phoenix get more [...]

TUESDAY TRAXX

by tatio herring ► The Lips are back, and they aren’t fucking around. Reminiscent of their noisier, pre-Soft Bulletin hayday, the lead off track from their upcoming Embryonic is a jam and a half. They recently performed it on The Colbert Report, with Steve Drozd playing a combination guitar/guitarhero controller. There is no other band [...]

IRAN @ DEATH BY AUDIO

by kevin diamond Death By Audio‘s dilapidated home-room style is pretty key. Unpretentious and inviting, in that “there’s water leaking out of the bathroom, but who cares cause you can smoke inside” kind of way. It was a pretty perfect atmosphere to watch the seldom-seen Iran, a band i’d liken to a post-ironic Pavement for [...]

MP3 OF THE DAY: MONDAY 7/14

by Damon Stern I love this Pavement track off their 1995 release Wowee Zowee. The opening makes me want to walk towards something beautiful or squeeze something tight till tears come out. GROUNDED BY PAVEMENT: Bonus Track: Because I’m nicer than Santa, here’s a bonus jam. Another gem from Wowee Zowee. BRINX JOB BY PAVEMENT: