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Q&A: Ian Svenonius On Supernatural Strategies For Making A Rock ‘N’ Roll Group, The Meaning Of Bands In Listeners’ Lives, And The Make-Up Reunion Shows

For his new book Supernatural Strategies For Making A Rock 'N' Roll Group D.C. punk legend Ian Svenonius spoke to a number of dead musicians…
Claire Lobenfeld | February 22, 2013 - 12:37 pm

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The Make-Up Announce Reunion Tour

'90s DC post-punk band the Make-Up reunited back in 2012 and played shows throughout the next year, though they haven't toured since. But they've just…
James Rettig | March 21, 2017 - 12:37 pm

Coachella 2013 Weekend 2: Saturday’s 5 Best Things

Sitting here in the afterglow of day two -- resting sore muscles and reflecting on an impossible collection of hard-earned memories -- I feel like…
Aaron Lariviere | April 21, 2013 - 3:31 pm

Coachella 2013 Saturday: The Postal Service, Phoenix, The Make-Up, & More

Before we get into Saturday, let's not bury the day's big lede: R. Kelly joined Phoenix on stage to perform his biggest crossover that isn't…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 14, 2013 - 4:33 pm

10 Less Obvious Must-See Sets At Coachella ’13

Coachella Weekend 1 strikes tomorrow! If you’re heading out to Indio for the festival, we know you’re probably intending to check out Blur, Phoenix, the…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 11, 2013 - 11:36 am

Louis C.K., The Roots, The Make-Up To Play ATP’s I’ll Be Your Mirror New Jersey

You know who doesn't play a whole lot of rock festivals? Louis C.K., that's fucking who. In fact, the general-consensus greatest comedian in the world…
Tom Breihan | February 24, 2012 - 10:29 am

The Make-Up Reunite

Well, here's a reunion nobody saw coming. The beloved old D.C. garage-punk crew the Make-Up is coming back together to play ATP's I'll Be Your
Tom Breihan | February 15, 2012 - 11:42 am