Concerts

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I almost didn’t make it to this show. The men in my family are notorious for their balky backs, and...

May 20, 2007

Concerts

Björk

My anticipation ran so high that I momentarily forgot, while walking into the Auditorium Theater, that I was walking into... May 20, 2007

Concerts

OOIOO

Japanese experimental drum-punk band OOIOO doesn't seem interested in doing anything in a straightforward manner. Taiga, CMG's 28th favorite... Mar 25, 2007

Concerts

Grizzly Bear

It's Wednesday at the Troubadour and a sold-out crowd is watching Foreign Born play an anthemic, U2-aping set. I'm trying... Mar 12, 2007

Concerts

The Arcade Fire

This set of five "low-key" London gigs all sold out in two minutes, seven if you factor in all the... Feb 15, 2007

Concerts

Joanna Newsom

Joanna Newsom isn’t a multifaceted artist: she’s a Rubik’s Cube, enigmatic and enveloping. Her new album, Ys, is... Dec 04, 2006

Concerts

The Pipettes

Little mermaids of the quicksand quagmire or nu-age MOR indie? A three-headed hydra beast out for your cojones? The Pipettes... Oct 02, 2006

Concerts

Radiohead

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People get very, very excited about Radiohead. Witness:

It’s Tuesday... Jun 13, 2006