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Next month, the former Girls frontman Christopher Owens will release A New Testament, his second solo album. Over the last few months, he's shared a few of its songs: "It Comes Back To You,"…   Read Story »
Because July 4th fell on a Friday, we didn't run 5 Best Songs last week. But man, last week gave us a lot of good songs. So this week's 5 Best is broken up into two halves: first, the 5 Best Songs…   Read Story »
Last Friday was the Fourth Of July, which meant we didn't run one of these lists. But the videos kept piling up, and so we're giving you our picks for this week's five best videos, as well as,…   Read Story »
A year and a half ago, Christopher Owens, former frontman of the great San Francisco band Girls, went solo with his divisive debut album Lysandre. This year, he's already thrown two absolutely…   Read Story »
Sometimes the 5 Best Songs Of The Week get along with each other quite well, but this week they're a bit at odds. One-half of the now-disbanded Girls gives us an earnest ode to loss and pain, while…   Read Story »
Last year, after leaving his old band, the former Girls frontman Chrisopher Owens released the I-wish-it-was-better solo debut Lysandre. That album has its defenders, and it had plenty of strong…   Read Story »
Next Tuesday marks the official start of SXSW's music conference -- which runs through next Sunday -- meaning a good percentage of the industry will be in Austin for the whole week. To account for…   Read Story »
Christopher Owens had an absolutely flawless run as the frontman of the San Francisco band Girls, but he dissolved his band in 2012. And last year, he released the intriguing but spotty solo debut…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, the former Girls frontman Christopher Owens released Lysandre, his debut solo album. It was a puzzling record, thick on flowery '70s singer-songwriter production touches, strings…   Read Story »
Modern day troubadour Christopher Owens recently kicked off a tour of the West Coast that stopped by the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. The evening was full of flute, harmonica, saxophone,…   Read Story »