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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 »
Lysandre, the debut solo album from former Girls frontman Christopher Owens, is a couple of months old now, and it never set the world on fire. But now that the hey-this-isn't-Girls disappointment…   Read Story »
Next week, the former Girls frontman Christopher Owens releases his debut solo album Lysandre, a narrative concept LP about falling in love with a girl on the first Girls tour. A couple of days ago,…   Read Story »
There's a moment on his song "Love Is In The Ear Of The Listener" where Christopher Owens, the former Girls frontman, expresses doubt in the plainest way possible: "What if I'm just a bad songwriter,…   Read Story »
Former Girls frontman Christopher Owens will release Lysandre, his first-ever solo album, next month, and we've already heard opening tracks "Lysandre's Theme" and "Here We Go." Earlier today, Owens…   Read Story »
When Christopher Owens took the stage last night at The Lodge in his adopted hometown of San Francisco, it was clear that this was going to be a serious show. For his first performance since leaving…   Read Story »