Concert Reviews

Agent Orange Stay True To Punk Legacy In Austin (SHOW REVIEW)

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As one of the early adopters of hardcore punk in California, a state which spawned some of the all time greatest punk rock bands, Agent Orange has surprisingly also been one of the few to ...

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Drive By Truckers Bring No Gimmicks, No Tricks, Just World Class Songwriting To Westbury (SHOW REVIEW)


“‘Nine Bullets’!” yelled a man in a flannel shirt near the end of Drive-By Truckers’ set at The Space at Westbury Theater Friday night. He was referring to the second track on the Truckers’ 1999 ...

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Electronica Pioneers Unite! Jean-Michel Jarre Leads Hollywood Discussion With Hans Zimmer, Moby, Gary Numan & More (SHOW Review)


There was a multitude of high profile musical gatherings taking place across Hollywood this weekend of the Grammys. Meanwhile, a fascinating musical discussion happened in front of a small, lucky crowd of fans and journalists ...

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Galactic Get Portland In The Mardi Gras Spirit (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)


With Mardi Gras festivities in full swing, it seems fitting that New Orleans’ most prominent funk outfit would hit the road to bring some of that Big Easy love to the rest of the country. ...

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Mike Doughty Orchestrates Poetic Music In Portland (SHOW REVIEW)


Mike Doughty is a truly steadfast force in music. The Soul Coughing frontman has spent over twenty years making music. Much of that time has been spent releasing solo material at a prolific pace. His ...

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Cody Jinks Raises Hell With Portland’s Hippies and Cowboys (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)


Fans of what could possibly be described as new classic country were treated to a three-course helping Wednesday when Cody Jinks came to Portland, Oregon with his pals Ward Davis and Paul Cauthen along to ...

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Chad Valley Lays Down Charm and Synth-Pop In Austin (SHOW REVIEW)

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“It’s great to be back in Austin. I spent this last year working a day job in my hometown of Oxford in England so that I could come back to my favorite places like Austin”, ...

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Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe Get Bodies Moving With Blazing Funk In Portland (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)


Portland, Oregon music fans were treated to a lengthy session of dance therapy when Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe (KTDU) brought their infectious grooves to the Aladdin Theater on Friday, February 3rd as part of their ...

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The Black Lips, Boogarins, and Ezra Furman Rock Portland (SHOW REVIEW)


The Black Lips have kept a fairly low profile as of late. It’s been three years since their last release, Underneath the Rainbow, and tours have been done in small bursts of dates. Maybe it’s ...

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Rick Astley Rolls Into Austin With Pop Favorites (SHOW REVIEW)


It’s been roughly a decade since Rick Astley skyrocketed back to popularity thanks to becoming an internet meme. Though “RickRolling,” the act of luring an unsuspecting victim into watching the video for Astley’s 1987 hit ...

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