Ed Kowalczyk

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Tracking Down

Ed Kowalczyk On The Live Reunion And Michael Stipe’s Love For “Lightning Crashes”

Tracking Down is a Stereogum franchise in which we talk to artists who have been out of the spotlight for a minute. Ed…
Rachel Brodsky | July 30, 2018 - 1:02 pm

Concert Review

BottleRock 2014 Sunday: Thee Oh Sees And Deerhunter Deliver Strong Sets For Small Crowds

It's not uncommon for a festival's last day to be something of a comedown. It's Sunday, and everyone's sunburnt and hungover and staring down the…
Ryan Leas | June 2, 2014 - 1:59 pm

More Ed Kowalczyk stories

Live Release First New Song Since Reuniting With Ed Kowalczyk

Ed Kowalczyk left Live back in 2009, and the rest of the band reformed and replaced him in the lead singer role with Chris Shinn…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 1:45 pm

Watch Live Play First Reunion Show With Ed Kowalczyk

'90s alt-rock stars Live announced their reunion with frontman Ed Kowalczyk less than a month ago, and they've already played their first show together. Last…
Chris DeVille | January 1, 2017 - 3:29 pm

Live Reunite With Ed Kowalczyk For Tour, New Music

Upon the 20th anniversary of Live's alt-rock blockbuster Throwing Copper, I reflected on the sad state of the band's component parts in the interim since…
Chris DeVille | December 12, 2016 - 11:17 am

Live Reunite With Ed Kowalczyk

Live had a two-year hiatus that turned into a more permanent breakup in 2009 after a mixed cocktail of lawsuits and backhanded business deals proved…
Collin Robinson | November 17, 2016 - 3:04 pm

Ed Kowalczyk Has Karaoke Advice For Live Fans

Yesterday we showed you some ridiculous videos we produced with the wide assortment of performers (No Age, Blues Traveler, Matisyahu, and others) at this year's…
Scott Lapatine | June 6, 2014 - 2:08 pm

Live’s Ed Kowalczyk Is Still Around And He’s Covering Imagine Dragons

Since leaving Live in 2009, Ed Kowalczyk has released three solo albums (most recently last year) and is wrapping up a US tour right now.
James Rettig | April 4, 2014 - 2:52 pm