[MORTAL FOLK] In addition to his
tremendous songwriting prowess, Mark Kozelek’s interest in fascinating
subject matter has earned him a huge cult following. Since forming Sun Kil Moon
Everyone who’s commented on Mmmhops, the beer from the
brotherly band Hanson, has feigned surprise that those sweet little boys
with little-girl haircuts now sell beer. Let’s be serious: The y
[PRENATAL SOUL] Many artists build their careers from the
face up. Robin Hannibal took the opposite route: He’s become an
in-demand producer while remaining deliberately faceless. In the past
For the first time in its 42-year,
22-album career, Sparks is playing Portland. The Mael brothers’ Two
Hands, One Mouth tour—the hands being those of composer-lyricist Ron
Mael, as deployed
The Dude’s only connection to the music industry was as a Metallica roadie on the Speed of Sound tour.
The band was, he informs us, a bunch of assholes.
The Abiders, the Jeff Bridges band that c