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Where were you in '92. The music world was fascinated by "alternative rock," which was culturally ascendent and extremely commercially viable: 120 Minutes held sway, Nirvana were a year into (and…   Read Story »
Last month, Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks teamed up with the glam-metal veterans L.A. Guns to cover each other on a split single for Matador's Singles Going Home Alone story, and it took forever for…   Read Story »
Armed with some witty stage banter and clever lyrics, Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks stopped by the Music Box in support of their latest album Mirror Traffic. Malkmus and the Jicks also delved into…   Read Story »
This week's music-video MVP was whoever was responsible for researching New York signage in Kindness's "Cyan" video. That must've taken a lot of work! As good as that video was, though, it couldn't…   Read Story »
The Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks song "Senator" has a video now, and it's a doozy. Jack Black, hamming it up hardcore as always, plays an unstable, cattle prod-wielding politician who tries to party…   Read Story »
Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks already have a video for one Mirror Traffic song, "No One Is (As I Are Be)." And now there's another one, for "Tigers." Malkmus and his band don't actually show up in…   Read Story »
Last night Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks took Mirror Traffic's "Senator" to Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, though it didn't appear that Malkmus had indeed swapped out the song's lyric "blow job" for…   Read Story »
Corn dog enthusiast Stephen Malkmus dropped into the East Village's Other Music last night to stump for the recently released Mirror Traffic. He played a previously unheard new song, "Independence…   Read Story »
Fresh off their performance at Amoeba Records, Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks stopped by the Village Studios for two "rock blocks" for KCRW. Performing eight songs from Mirror Traffic, Malkmus talked…   Read Story »
Last night in a live webcast celebrating the release of Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks' solid Beck Hanson-produced LP Mirror Traffic, Mr. Malkmus announced the winner of the band's contest to find a…   Read Story »