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The Anniversary

Dark Was The Night Turns 10

Indie had a big year in 2009. As the first decade of the century drew to a close, there was a slew of major releases…
Ryan Leas | February 15, 2019 - 10:55 am

Concert Review

Björk, PJ Harvey, múm, & More Made For A Magical Iceland Airwaves 2016

OK, hear me out: Reykjavik is a great place to host a festival. Sure, it's far away and prohibitively expensive, but it's also small and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 7, 2016 - 1:55 pm

More Kronos Quartet stories

Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet – “CNN Predicts A Monster Storm”

Laurie Anderson and the Kronos Quartet have been staples of the avant-garde music world for decades, and they recently came together for Landfall, a piece…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2018 - 12:09 pm

Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet – “The Water Rises / Our Street Is A Black River”

Laurie Anderson and Kronos Quartet have teamed for the first time for a new album together, Landfall, that's coming out next month. The two experimental…
James Rettig | January 19, 2018 - 10:58 am

On New LP Semisonic’s Dan Wilson Reinterprets The Hits He Wrote For Other Artists

After playing in Trip Shakespeare and fronting Semisonic in the '90s, Dan Wilson largely moved onto a career as a songwriter for other people, co-writing…
Peter Helman | June 3, 2017 - 11:37 am

Arcade Fire’s Richard Reed Parry Announces Solo LP Music For Heart And Breath

Arcade Fire member Richard Reed Parry just announced the release of a new solo album. Titled Music For Heart And Breath, the album features performances…
Miles Bowe | May 21, 2014 - 5:59 pm

Kronos Quartet With Bryce Dessner – “Tour Eiffel” Video

The Kronos Quartet and Bryce Dessner (of the National) have been busy this year. Kronos celebrated their 40th anniversary over the summer (by covering "Where
Miles Bowe | November 5, 2013 - 3:52 pm

Bryce Dessner & The Kronos Quartet – “Aheym” Video

Bryce Dessner, one of the two twin brothers in the National, is the band member who studied music composition at Yale before going on to…
Tom Breihan | September 20, 2013 - 10:12 am

Mogwai & Kronos Quartet Do The Fountain

Turkey break is always a good time to hit the flicks, and one of the movies opening in time for the holiday is The Fountain,…
Stereogum | November 22, 2006 - 1:18 pm