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One night after Chris Cornell and two Avett Brothers covered Pearl Jam's "Footsteps" on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, the show's Pearl Jam week continued with Fleet Foxes frontman Robin Pecknold,…   Read Story »
This past weekend, the CBGB Festival -- which couldn't possibly have less to do with the grimy, legendary, shut-down New York club that gave it its name -- came to New York's Times Square, bringing…   Read Story »
Last year the people involved with the original CBGBs held a music festival and this year it's coming back again in less than two weeks. The group has organized a free concert in Times Square on…   Read Story »
Every Grizzly Bear song that makes it to record has been so intensely labored-over, so intricately and fussily arranged, that they're the rare band where you might actually want to hear the rough…   Read Story »
Between music, comedy, food, and artwork, Outside Lands really is one of the more interesting American summer festivals. You checked out our coverage and photos from Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and…   Read Story »
Saturday at Outside Lands was a typical second day at festivals. The sets ran smoother, there were less technical problems, and the crowds seemed a little more laid back after the initial day 1…   Read Story »
In 1994, when there were no Vines or Instagrams or Twitter feeds or blog updates to at least slightly numb one's FOMO, I watched MTV's coverage of the Woodstock re-up as a means to dull my anger…   Read Story »
I'm not sure if this necessarily qualifies as a career milestone for Grizzly Bear, since they've already been on a million TV shows. But maybe it's an indicator of how nebulous and meaningless the…   Read Story »
The first considerations when attending a music festival on the beach are sartorial. Do you opt for filp-flops to facilitate the inevitable footwear removal and thereby risk blisters from stomping on…   Read Story »
After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix -- MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. -- in March we finally came upon a solution that pleased everyone: all of them. And so,…   Read Story »