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The story goes something like this: Sheriff Kurt moseys into town just long enough to purge the spandex-clad outlaws before riding off into the sunset forever, leaving behind the Clinton…   Read Story »
Warm and fuzzy are not really on the Steve Albini Descriptor List, as dude has made some of the canon's most punishing indie rock, as well as gotten two-fisted about certain types of popcorn toppings…   Read Story »
Of all the things included in the new 20th anniversary box set for Nirvana's In Utero (which Tom wrote extensively about earlier this month) this might be the most fascinating. Included in the box is…   Read Story »
This week marks the 20 year anniversary of Nirvana's In Utero. As expected a lot of us are looking back on that incredibly special and difficult (in every possible way) record. NPR's All Songs…   Read Story »
Our long national nightmare is over. After a week of criticism, rationalizing, more criticism, and more rationalizing, Amanda Palmer has announced that she will now pay money to the crowd-sourced…   Read Story »
You'd think this Amanda Palmer-Steve Albini beef would just die a quiet death, wouldn't you? Not just yet, if either of the two subjects have anything to say about it. (And they do! In fact, it seems…   Read Story »
Amanda Palmer is no stranger to soliciting fans to help facilitate her musical endeavors -- she raised a record $1.2 million via Kickstarter to finance her new album, Theatre Is Evil. Now touring…   Read Story »
Steve Albini recently summoned the stones to do a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything), where he discussed some of his most famous career moments as well as poker, pizza, Nirvana, what Joanna Newsom smells…   Read Story »
Name: The Cribs Progress Report: The Jarman brothers do whatever they damn well feel like on The Cribs forthcoming record, In the Belly of the Brazen Bull. After losing Johnny Marr as their…   Read Story »
British crunch-rock family band the Cribs, who sadly no longer count Johnny Marr as a full-time member, will soon return with their new album In The Belly Of The Brazen Bull. They recorded some…   Read Story »