Throughout its thirty-five years as a band, Eleventh Dream Day has regularly sprinkled its incendiary sets with carefully chosen covers of obscure and well-known rock songs. Since I started listening to them, I’ve accumulated many vivid memories, such as hearing them trace the seething rise and fall of the Dream Syndicate’s “Halloween,” embrace the idiotic […]
Tag: Neil Young
Father John Misty is here to make fun of every digital music service at once
The songwriter takes aim at Pono and Spotify with a satirical streaming music service called SAP.
Experimental-industrial group Corrections House mellow out with a Neil Young cover
The half-local “supergroup” takes on “Cortez the Killer.”
Neil Young’s gaudy, reactionary Storytone and 15 more record reviews
Reviews of 16 new albums, including Arca’s uncanny electronic mutations and T.I.’s unshakable street rap
Jason Molina’s long dark blues
Songs: Ohia and Magnolia Electric Co. front man Jason Molina produced a prodigious catalog of stark and heartbreaking music. Then he disappeared.
Show us your . . . walls of autographs
After Chicago Theatre shows end, the performers’ John Hancocks remain backstage.
12 O’Clock Track: There are still tickets to see Neil Young tonight
“Ambulance Blues,” nine minutes of Youngian magic from the 1974 album On the Beach
Best shows to see: Neil Young, the Knife
Best shows to see on Mon 4/21 through Wed 4/23.
Reader’s Agenda Mon 4/21: Shakespeare’s birthday, The Beast, and Neil Young
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Monday, April 21
Too many of this year’s Rhinofest offerings are too small and too safe
The 25th annual Rhinoceros Theater Festival presents the cozy side of fringe.
The 25th annual Rhinofest isn’t getting old
Performing kids and a tribute to Jenny Magnus fill Prop Thtr for Rhinofest’s 25th anniversary
12 O’Clock Track: Screaming Females, “Cortez the Killer”
Screaming Females do justice to Neil Young’s monster masterpiece
Scott Kelly and Bruce Lamont play “Cortez the Killer”
The unlikely duet that closed last Wednesday’s Empty Bottle show
This Week on the B Side
Cloud music, Matana Roberts’s epic “Coin Coin,” Dorkbot vs JBOT, singing mice, a fingerpicking prodigy, Baby Dee, Jonathan Richman, Destruction, and more
Soundboard: May 5-May 11
Recommended and notable shows, including A-Trak, Baby Dee, Destruction, Neil Young, Calle 13, Jonathan Richman, and more