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For this season of Squidbillies, the Adult Swim cartoon about yokel squids, a different artist will sing the theme song of every episode. King Khan And The Shrines, Dwight Yoakam, and Todd Rundgren…   Read Story »
Øyafestivalen has now entered its 13th year, and last week, the Norwegian festival's 2014 iteration filled Oslo with excellent artists. There were folk musicians like Angel Olsen and Bill Callahan…   Read Story »
On "These Aren't The Droids," a song from the comedy-and-music benefit compilation 2776, Neko Case and her longtime collaborator Kelly Hogan lamented the idea that dorked-out dudes are going to…   Read Story »
Yesterday, Neko Case's band, the New Pornographers, announced their new album, Brill Bruisers, and shared its fantastically catchy title track. That coincides with a recent interview Case did with…   Read Story »
With her appearance on Comedy Central's @Midnight, Neko Case demonstrated clearly that she's funnier than most comedians. The new benefit compilation 2776, which the Levinson Brothers and Rob Kutner…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, St. Vincent made an appearance on the new Comedy Central game show @Midnight, in which comedians compete to see who can get off the best quip. But Annie Clark was just there to…   Read Story »
On Conan last night, Neko Case wore leggings with skeleton bones on them. I don't know what that means, and it's definitely not the most notable thing about her performance on the show, but it's…   Read Story »
Long-running NPR series A Prairie Home Companion (whose devout listeners are the subject of a sketch in the upcoming season of Portlandia) gave a warm welcome to singer-songwriter Neko Case…   Read Story »
This past weekend, the PBS live-music show Austin City Limits dedicated half an episode to alt-country force of nature Neko Case, who practically seems built for a show like this. In her half-hour on…   Read Story »
Technological currents have carried us ever closer to cyborg status, our smartphones becoming more and more like permanent extensions of our hands. That includes at concerts, where shooting photo and…   Read Story »