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I'm not crying, I just have a little dust in my eyes. No, really: Coachella's second day was largely engulfed by a more manageable (but still annoying!) version of the dust storm that turned last…   Read Story »
The first of this year's two Coachella weekends kicks off the day after tomorrow, and the festival has just revealed its schedule for this year. As usual, with any six-stage show, there are going to…   Read Story »
So that's what happened to Arcade Fire's mask. Pixies' video for EP2 closer "Snakes" features a number of humongous papier mâché bobbleheads that remind me of Sesame Street and a desert showdown…   Read Story »
If you can't quite get your fix from The Lego Movie (which honestly, who could blame you) artist Adly Syairi Ramly has you covered with 20 bands he's recreated in Lego form. No photoshopping was…   Read Story »
After a decade of inactivity followed by another decade of touring the nostalgia circuit, Pixies have spent the last few months churning out new content with Pollard-esque frequency. "Greens And…   Read Story »
After the departure of Kim Shattuck last year, the Pixies annnounced a massive world tour alongside new bassist Paz Lenchantin. Last night they stopped by the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in…   Read Story »
In the Pixies' video for "Magdalena," we follow Nando Messias, a London-based performance artist, as she gets out of bed, sticks some dude for his sandwich, takes a shower in some rice, and stages a…   Read Story »
Back in September, Pixies released the four-song surprise EP1, their first set of new songs since 1991's Trompe Le Monde. The new EP did not exactly ignite a whole new wave of Pixiemania, but we at…   Read Story »
Muffs leader Kim Shattuck was recently, unceremoniously, unapologetically dismissed from the Pixies, notified by the band's manager. Upset leader Ali Koehler was let go as the drummer of Best Coast…   Read Story »
When Kim Deal left the Pixies earlier this year, the band had a hole at bass, and they recruited Muffs frontwoman Kim Shattuck as their new bassist. But after just a couple of months of touring, the…   Read Story »