Concert Posts

After a long night featuring sets alternatively blistering (Perfect Pussy, Eagulls), danceable (Kelis), and mind-altering (St. Vincent), somewhere around 1:20 AM, NPR's Wednesday night SXSW showcase…   Read Story »
Wild Beasts have been the source of an enormous amount of great music lately. Aside from their outstanding new album, Present Tense, there have been remixes of their songs by such wildly different…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire have a long history with Haiti: Co-leader Régine Chassagne's parents immigrated from there to Quebec in the 1960s; the band have raised a lot of money for the country in the wake of the…   Read Story »
After the departure of Kim Shattuck last year, the Pixies annnounced a massive world tour alongside new bassist Paz Lenchantin. Last night they stopped by the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in…   Read Story »
Arctic Monkeys headlined Madison Square Garden for the first time last night with a 90 minute set focused mostly on last year's AM. The band's encore kicked off with a Miles Kane-assisted cover of…   Read Story »
Dev Hynes is Blood Orange, and he stopped by Webster Hall last night to play for a sold out crowd. Showcasing some fantastic dance moves, and an even more fantastic hat, Hynes played a set mostly…   Read Story »
Volcano Choir stopped by Portland's Wonder Ballroom last night to perform many of the tracks on Repave, one of last year's best albums. In addition to most of that release, fans got to hear a couple…   Read Story »
I have seen the future of rock and roll, and it is delicious. Stepping into Williamsburg's Baby's All Right, I was hit with the intoxicating perfume of freshly baked dough and I knew I was in the…   Read Story »
I considered myself extremely lucky when it came to Chvrches this year. I think I am one of the very few audience members who got to see both the first show of their US Tour (at Sasquatch! Festival)…   Read Story »
Three exhilarating punk bands at different stages of their careers converged at NYU's Kimmel Center last night, and our photographer BJ Enright was there to take in the action. Atop the bill were the…   Read Story »