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M. Ward's Album Turns 10 Years Old

Posted 03.18.2013 | Arts

Get ready for a music milestone that will make you feel old. Today marks the 10 year anniversary of "Transfiguration of Vincent," a pivotal record fro...

Jason Cherkis

Out Of Tune? Pandora Risks Big By Going After Artist Royalties | Jason Cherkis | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Since Pandora launched its Internet radio service in 2007, it has grown from a startup facing near-bankruptcy to a leader of the digital...

A Musical Tribute To New York

Amber Papini | Posted 04.16.2012 | Arts
Amber Papini

Most of the songs on Hospitality were written in the first few years of my move to New York. There is a New York theme to some of them, and journalis...

WATCH: You Won't Believe What This Cat Does When He's Out For The Day

Posted 06.29.2011 | Comedy

Indie rock legends Superchunk recently released a new video from their 2010 album Majesty Shredding, and it does for crazy cat videos what Avatar did ...

Hey, Jon Stewart... What About Buffalo Tom? A Conversation with Bill Janovitz

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.07.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

2011-04-08-bt.jpgHere's a Conversation with Bill Janovitz about Buffalo Tom's new alum, Skins.

Indie Rock Legend Lou Barlow's New Music Video

Marissa Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marissa Moss

You may not know the name Lou Barlow -- he's never stolen the mike from a teenager at the VMAs. But that doesn't mean that he or his bands -- Dinosaur Jr. and Sebadoh -- are any less important on our cultural sidewalk splatter

Tax Day, Conor Oberst Style - Give to Charity, Give Away a Film

Marissa Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marissa Moss

Conor and I had a conversation back before the election about his activism, politics, and, of course, the music.

Music Cures

Marissa Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marissa Moss

Superchunk, The Rosebuds and Birds of Avalon will be playing a concert to benefit the Cy Rawls Benevolance fund on August 29th at Cat's Cradle in NC.

Goodnight, CDs, Goodnight: the Return of Vinyl

Marissa Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Marissa Moss

The once antiquated method of listening to music has been making a welcome comeback among both young and old music fans, especially in the indie-music realm. So why now?

Conor Oberst on Politics, the Presidency, and Purple States

Marissa Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marissa Moss

One of Obama's most ardent supporters is Conor Oberst, the singer/songwriter best known for his band, Bright Eyes.