Tag Archives: xiu xiu


vids and photos by kate maxwell Merrill Garbus aka Tune-Yards played an inspired set on Friday night with her parents in attendance at Bowery Ballroom. Sharing the bill were Twin Sister, Zola Jesus, and headliner Xiu Xiu, but Tune-Yards clearly stole the show. Bassist Nate Brenner is the perfect compliment to Garbus’ voice which bellowed [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 40 (APR 5 – 11)

by bmac Pop Out Player As you can see, we’re test driving a new player for our 40th mixtape.  Over the last few weeks we’ve received numerous requests to implement some kind of playlist-style player on the site, so this is us saying “WE FEEL YOUR PAIN”.  We’ve always wanted to set one up, but [...]


by john cole I had no intentions of going to this show. I didn’t even know it was happening this night.  After seeing the New York Howl at Zebulon, I walked around the block to Monkeytown in hopes of getting a spot at the Xiu Xiu show, despite both shows being sold out.  Though there [...]