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Beck continues making good use of his down time between album cycles with the second phase of his Record Club, the project which sees Hansen invite a tag-archive-friendly set of friends to cover a…   Read Story »
The tragic financial circumstances surrounding Leonard Cohen's return to the stage can't mute its triumph. Any night spent in his presence is a celebration of an iconic lyricist and songwriter, but…   Read Story »
By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy Our trek into Indio went so smoothly this year that we've both become paranoid about something going incredibly wrong at any moment, but so far we've made it through…   Read Story »
For their forthcoming album, the Lemonheads have embraced the twin peaks of their career by going for a full-on covers album entitled VARSHONS. Butthole Surfer Gibby Haynes produces, and Gen X poster…   Read Story »
The Lemonheads' two biggest hits were versions of other people's songs, so news about the band's forthcoming covers collection is not too surprising. What is surprising is that Evan Dando & Co. have…   Read Story »
By all accounts, Leonard Cohen killed it at Beacon Theater last night. This was the legend's first show in the States in 15 years, and a tuneup for a tour that will take him across the States and…   Read Story »
After X Factor winner Alexandra Burke's cover of "Hallelujah" went to No. 1 in the UK, Jeff Buckley fans started an Internet campaign to push her American Idol-style rendition from the top spot and…   Read Story »
Anywhere I Lay My Head, ScarJo's Dave Sitek-produced Tom Waits covers album, recently edged out Portishead and Bon Iver on NME's Top 50 Albums Of 2008 list. Now comes word that the newly wedded…   Read Story »
We haven't heard from Marissa Nadler since her "Mexican Summer" video. Definitely a beautiful song, but that's sort of the wrong season for her, so this Greg Eggebeen-directed clip for Songs III:…   Read Story »
After Leonard Cohen braved a shirtless Iggy, a shameless Madonna, and another "Hallelujah" cover at the 2008 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony, we mentioned he was planning his first tour…   Read Story »