Summer outdoor concert series Out of SPACE announces its June shows, with the August dates coming later this month.
In press materials for his band’s new album, Whiteout Conditions (Collected Works), primary New Pornographers songwriter A.C. Newman refers to the cohesive sound of the record—for the first time since this Vancouver outfit formed in 1999, he’s responsible for all the material, not just most of it. Cofounder Dan Bejar typically contributes a few tunes […]
An unexpected storm briefly shut down the festival, but a triumphant Sleater-Kinney set waited at the end of the rainbow.
The power-pop juggernaut headlines the Riviera on Friday.
“The irony of the band’s name was impossible to explain to many.”
This week’s Early Warnings include Deerhunter, Frightened Rabbit, the National, New Pornographers, Gaslight Anthem, Dirty Projectors, the Umbrella Music Festival, Social Distortion, Magic Kids, and Wavves.
The lay of the land, critics’ picks, and afterparties
Matador Records and online store Insound present a listening party for the new album by A.C. Newman.
The New Pornographers top the season’s best pop bill; Lucky Dube murdered.