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The Boomtown Rats Return: A Conversation with Bob Geldof, Plus a Chat with Finch's Nate Barcalow and Lots of Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.18.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

photo courtesy Bob Geldof A Conversation with Bob Geldof Mike Ragogna: Bob, I'm honored to be talking to the Man Of Peace. Bob Geldof: You are ind...

Apple Should Have Read The Lyrics Before Putting This Song In An Ad

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 04.23.2014 | Technology

During the primetime broadcast of "The Voice" and the NBA playoffs Tuesday night, Apple unveiled a new, lengthy advert for the iPhone 5S, its high-end...

Listen To The Pixies' First Album In 23 Years

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.21.2014 | Entertainment

The last time the Pixies released a new album it was 1991. Now, 23 years later, and the group is back with a new record of mostly old songs: "Indie Ci...

Pixies Release Secret Song For Record Store Day

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 04.20.2014 | Entertainment

The Pixies released their first album, "Indy Cindy," in 23 years yesterday, April 19, on Record Store Day. While the LP is actually a collection of so...

Pixies: They're Cuter than Cuties

Anneli Rufus | Posted 06.11.2014 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

How do you get the world to start rejoicing in your new fruit? When your new fruit looks and tastes a lot like familiar fruits then how do you get the world to start rejoicing?

With New Album, The Pixies Say The Best Is Yet To Come

AP | LUIS ANDRES HENAO | Posted 04.01.2014 | Entertainment

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — They inspired generations of musicians worldwide, served as the blueprint for countless rock bands, including Nirvana, and go...

Now THIS Is One Razor-Sharp Haircut

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 03.09.2014 | Style

Not only can the perfect haircut make an entire outfit, but it has the ability to make you feel great about yourself. And trust us, it shows. Just loo...

This Is Why You Need To Buy Tickets To Barcelona Immediately

Posted 01.28.2014 | Entertainment

The lineup for Barcelona's 2014 Primavera Sound Festival has been announced, and it is absolutely jam packed with big-name acts. Arcade Fire, Neutral ...

Beloved Band Adds New Member

Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

It's been a dramatic year for The Pixies, who just announced the hiring of the band's third bassist since June. Following the departures of Kim Deal a...

On the Culture Front: Hill Town Plays, Pixies, Life and Times and More

Chris Kompanek | Posted 11.27.2013 | New York
Chris Kompanek

The Hill Town plays collectively are an epic portrait of rural poverty, displaced love, and the boundless angst that can propel someone into a different life while leaving a fragmented past behind.

Life to the Pixies!

Scott Thill | Posted 11.17.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Thill

Keep calm and rock on, to mangle the cliche. That's what you're going to do. After 20 years of the Pixies' impressive cultural capital, Black Francis has done just that. And honorably, I would argue.

Beloved Band Adds New Member After Bassist Quits

rollingstonelogo | Posted 07.01.2013 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By Eric R Danton From one Kim to another: Kim Shattuck will join the Pixies on bass and back...

Key Member Quits The Pixies After 25 Years

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.14.2013 | Entertainment

Bassist Kim Deal has quit the Pixies after 25 years. The band released a statement Friday confirming that Deal, who has been an on-again, off-again me...

'Surfer Rosa' Turns 25

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.22.2013 | Arts

Today marks the 25th anniversary of the Pixies' second album, "Surfer Rosa," a seminal LP that has gone down in Rolling Stone history as one of the 50...

Rock Is Most Definitely Not Dead

Carly Schwartz | Posted 02.01.2012 | San Francisco
Carly Schwartz

You know how sometimes, watching live music, you forget where you are? And you can act like a complete idiot and dance and scream and sing along and get completely lost? The Pixies put on that kind of show.

Dig for Fire: Art Inspired by the Pixies

Tanja M. Laden | Posted 11.28.2011 | Arts
Tanja M. Laden

"Dig for Fire: Art Inspired by the Pixies" honors their role in rock history, as well as their cultural legacy, featuring more than 30 artists' visual tributes to the Pixies' music.

Cage the Elephant Frontman Discusses "Wicked" Change in Direction

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Cage the Elephant's second album marks a departure of sorts for the band, in that the tracks on this album are arguably more raw, louder, and in your face.

New Tunes On Monday: Conversations with Jimmy Eat World's Jim Adkins plus Pete Yorn

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Jimmy Eat World's new album crosses so many genres that will earn the band new fans from other formats.

Pixies Cancel Israel Concert After Gaza Raid

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

JERUSALEM — The U.S. rock band Pixies has canceled a concert in Tel Aviv this week in the wake of Israel's deadly raid on a Gaza-bound aid floti...

Denver's Essential Concert Calendar

Mrs. Tansy Maude Peregrine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Mrs. Tansy Maude Peregrine

Don't even think about staying home this week brooding over the fate of health care. Head out to enjoy low end debauchery courtesy of King Khan and the BBQ Show or the incomparable Pixies.

Shock The Monkey: A Playlist To Help Ease Kirk Cameron's Evolutionary Growing Pains

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Kirk Cameron seems like a really nice guy. Unfortunately, the Artist Formerly Known as Mike Seaver seems like a really nice guy who's evolved into a willfully ignorant idiot.

Pixies, Bob Dylan, Yonder Mountain String Band shows announced

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

​As we reported in July, the Pixies will visit the Fillmore Auditorium Monday, November 16 as part of a nine-city US tour celebrating the ...

Dog Days of Summer Playlist: Volume 2

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's column features music by the B-52's, The Smashing Pumpkins, Nina Simone, Jeff Buckley, The Wallflowers and Pink Floyd.

Dog Ears Music: Volume Forty-Nine

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

Plus/Minus is the Brooklyn-based organic-electronic outfit founded in 1991 as a side project by members of indie rock band Versus.