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Houston Chronicle
White Oak Music Hall throws Memorial Day festival to welcome back summerBlowout" the bill included the Flaming Lips, Roky Erickson, Lucero, Title Fight
White Oak Music Hall throws Memorial Day festival to welcome back summer
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Blowout" the bill included the Flaming Lips, Roky Erickson, Lucero, Title Fight, Nada Surf, Body/Head (a duo featuring ex-Sonic Youth member Kim Gordon and Bill Nace), plus Diiv, Adia Victoria, Moving Panoramas. Houston acts Lost Element and We... Read more
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Style Weekly
White Laces Record Premiere Show with Magnus Lush, Camp Howard and Gemtone at Strange MatterWhite Laces are evolving. Though born from the daydream nation of Sonic Youth,
White Laces Record Premiere Show with Magnus Lush, Camp Howard and Gemtone at Strange Matter
Style Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
White Laces are evolving. Though born from the daydream nation of Sonic Youth, the local experimental pop-rock band isn’t content reliving past teenage riots. “No Floor,” the group’s new full-length on Egghunt Records, is a hook-filled expanse of... Read more
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Faster Louder
A look back at each act featured in The Simpsons' 'Homerpalooza'Homerpalooza was truly a once in a lifetime event – where else would you find a
A look back at each act featured in The Simpsons' 'Homerpalooza'
Faster Louder / Posted 8 days ago
Homerpalooza was truly a once in a lifetime event – where else would you find a amateur cannonball stuntman, Sonic Youth and the London Symphony Orchestra on the same bill? It’s been 20 years since this epic lineup assembled in our living rooms so... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Bryce Dessner of The National: 'The Grateful Dead are part of folklore'In the spirit of the Dead, they also suggested collaborations – Bruce Hornsby w
Bryce Dessner of The National: 'The Grateful Dead are part of folklore'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
In the spirit of the Dead, they also suggested collaborations – Bruce Hornsby with Justin Vernon (Bon Iver) and Megafaun or Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo and TV on the Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe are two examples. The Dead’s Bob Weir is also a collaborator –... Read more
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Pitchfork
Various Artists: Day of the Dead Album Reviewbecome fully accepted into the alternative pantheon, an audible pillar of Ameri
Various Artists: Day of the Dead Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 9 days ago
become fully accepted into the alternative pantheon, an audible pillar of American guitar alongside John Fahey, Television, Sonic Youth, and others, and Day of the Dead is a ripple in an already busy pond. A new all-star set Dead tribute could be... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Green and Bold drops new videoin the song could be death omens, and waking up beside the one you love is merc
Green and Bold drops new video
Charleston City Paper / Posted 10 days ago
in the song could be death omens, and waking up beside the one you love is merciful, temporal though it may be. There's a Sonic Youth reference and the end sounds like Yo La Tengo, so clearly this a 40-somethings-type operation." Former band... Read more
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AdWeek
Vincent Gallo Sues Facebook for Not Removing a Profile Allegedly Run by a Pervy Impersonator11, 1961. The seemingly fake account has also befriended indie musicians like M
Vincent Gallo Sues Facebook for Not Removing a Profile Allegedly Run by a Pervy Impersonator
AdWeek / Posted 10 days ago
11, 1961. The seemingly fake account has also befriended indie musicians like Mike Watt (Minutemen, Firehose) and Bob Bert (Sonic Youth) on Facebook. The profile makes no mention of being a fan page or parody project. Facebook, which holds a policy... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Striking the right chordformed in 1955 and still performs at venues across the country and in Europe.
Striking the right chord
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
formed in 1955 and still performs at venues across the country and in Europe. ADAM FAUCETT "NYC Ghosts & Flowers" by Sonic Youth "The first time I saw Sonic Youth, they played their entire NYC Ghosts & Flowers record in front of thousands of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gamingdinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Ly
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gaming
Houston Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
dinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Lyonne (Orange Is the New Black), Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth), comedian Horatio Sanz and filmmaker Liz Goldwyn. The Life by Playboy: Get an inside look at the process of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gamingdinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Ly
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gaming
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
dinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Lyonne (Orange Is the New Black), Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth), comedian Horatio Sanz and filmmaker Liz Goldwyn. The Life by Playboy: Get an inside look at the process of... Read more
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15d
Variety
Playboy, Out of the Nudity Biz, Leans Into Lifestyle and Scripted Shows for Menwith interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Lyonne (“Orange
Playboy, Out of the Nudity Biz, Leans Into Lifestyle and Scripted Shows for Men
Variety / Posted 15 days ago
with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Lyonne (“Orange Is the New Black”), Kim Gordon of the band Sonic Youth), comedian Horatio Sanz (formerly with “Saturday Night Live”) and filmmaker Liz Goldwyn. “The Life by Playboy”:... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gamingdinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Ly
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gaming
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
dinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Lyonne (Orange Is the New Black), Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth), comedian Horatio Sanz and filmmaker Liz Goldwyn. The Life by Playboy: Get an inside look at the process of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gamingdinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Ly
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gaming
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
dinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Lyonne (Orange Is the New Black), Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth), comedian Horatio Sanz and filmmaker Liz Goldwyn. The Life by Playboy: Get an inside look at the process of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gamingdinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Ly
Playboy Seeks to ‘Usher in a New Era’ With Original Video on Tech, Food, Gaming
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
dinner party with interesting luminaries. The first episode features Natasha Lyonne (Orange Is the New Black), Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth), comedian Horatio Sanz and filmmaker Liz Goldwyn. The Life by Playboy: Get an inside look at the process of... Read more
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Washington City Paper
John Stabb, 1961-2016about putting together a show to support him. J. Robbins, who fronted D.C. band
John Stabb, 1961-2016
Washington City Paper / Posted 16 days ago
about putting together a show to support him. J. Robbins, who fronted D.C. bands Jawbox and Burning Airlines, was in. Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore, who lives in London, immediately confirmed once he learned he’d be stateside for the date of... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Critically praised Canadian post-punkers Ought strike a balance between resignation and euphoriathe late '70s and early '80s, with critics stumbling over themselves to name ch
Critically praised Canadian post-punkers Ought strike a balance between resignation and euphoria
Charleston City Paper / Posted 17 days ago
the late '70s and early '80s, with critics stumbling over themselves to name check Television, Talking Heads, the Fall, and Sonic Youth as part of the band's pedigree. For frontman Tim Darcy, though, such sonic homages are sort of beside the point.... Read more
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Washington City Paper
John Stabb Benefit at Black Cat Backstage: Sunday, May 8gig, “Boycott Cancer: A Benefit for John Stabb.” Headliner Thurston Moore, best
John Stabb Benefit at Black Cat Backstage: Sunday, May 8
Washington City Paper / Posted 20 days ago
gig, “Boycott Cancer: A Benefit for John Stabb.” Headliner Thurston Moore, best known as a guitarist for post-punk band Sonic Youth, has been a fan of D.C. hardcore since the early ’80s, as he made enthusiastically clear in the documentary Salad... Read more
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Pitchfork
Cluster / Brian Eno / Dieter Moebius / Roedelius: Cluster: 1971-1981 Album Reviewmid-'90s, it was the result of multiple factors. Can's catalog was reissued on
Cluster / Brian Eno / Dieter Moebius / Roedelius: Cluster: 1971-1981 Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 21 days ago
mid-'90s, it was the result of multiple factors. Can's catalog was reissued on CD; they gained verbally outspoken fans like Sonic Youth, Tortoise, and Stereolab; and Julian Cope’s Krautrocksampler: One Head's Guide to the Great Kosmische Musik... Read more
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Washington City Paper
To Do This Weekend: Laura Lippman, Funk Parade, and Thurston Mooregig, “Boycott Cancer: A Benefit for John Stabb.” Headliner Thurston Moore, best
To Do This Weekend: Laura Lippman, Funk Parade, and Thurston Moore
Washington City Paper / Posted 22 days ago
gig, “Boycott Cancer: A Benefit for John Stabb.” Headliner Thurston Moore, best known as a guitarist for post-punk band Sonic Youth, has been a fan of D.C. hardcore since the early ’80s. J. Robbins played bass for Government Issue in the late... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
All Tomorrow's Parties: where did it all go wrong for the beloved indie festival?was this unique setup that inspired a ferocious loyalty among both fans and mus
All Tomorrow's Parties: where did it all go wrong for the beloved indie festival?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 22 days ago
was this unique setup that inspired a ferocious loyalty among both fans and musicians, pulling in acts as varied as Sonic Youth, Iggy and the Stooges, Vampire Weekend and even Yoko Ono, who, over the course of a weekend, turned Pontins into... Read more
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Denver Post
Tortoise takes its sweet time nudging rock music forward"Standards" (2001), Tortoise hit a sweet spot for people who thought jazz fusio
Tortoise takes its sweet time nudging rock music forward
Denver Post / Posted 22 days ago
"Standards" (2001), Tortoise hit a sweet spot for people who thought jazz fusion was too intimidating or abstract, who wore Sonic Youth and Pixies T-shirts but couldn't name most Miles Davis albums. And they've continued to broaden the instrumental... Read more
23d
Faster Louder
Dan Kelly and Alex Gow made each other mixtapes for their national tourone out to all the well-groomed musicians who were probably all writing mega hi
Dan Kelly and Alex Gow made each other mixtapes for their national tour
Faster Louder / Posted 23 days ago
one out to all the well-groomed musicians who were probably all writing mega hits for Sheryl Crow and Semisonic. Fuck ’em. Sonic Youth – ‘Bull in the Heather’ Another great tour-driving song for establishing instant morale. When they hit the big... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Music Picks May 5Chicago band Disappears joins them on the bill. Their idiosyncratic mutation of
Music Picks May 5
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
Chicago band Disappears joins them on the bill. Their idiosyncratic mutation of rock music—which briefly involved Sonic Youth drummer Steve Shelley a few years back—experiments in several different directions of their own, and are probably... Read more
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Style Weekly
From Maggie Walker to National Indie Darling, Richmond's Lucy Dacus Makes an Early Markanymore. I remember finding music for myself, with help from friends in high s
From Maggie Walker to National Indie Darling, Richmond's Lucy Dacus Makes an Early Mark
Style Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
anymore. I remember finding music for myself, with help from friends in high school. Finding out about the Stooges, Sonic Youth, Yo La Tengo — stuff that was much more expressive — and I kind of flipped out. They became so much more... Read more
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The New Yorker
Becoming Radioheadyou play any fucking faster?” The band’s early songs were all over the map, sou
Becoming Radiohead
The New Yorker / Posted 26 days ago
you play any fucking faster?” The band’s early songs were all over the map, sounding variously like the Smiths, R. E. M., Sonic Youth, and the Talking Heads, whose song “Radio Head” gave the group its name. (At first, they performed under the name... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 28, 2016host Jay Leno is 66. Rock musician Chuck Leavell is 64. Actress Mary McDonnell
This day in history, April 28, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
host Jay Leno is 66. Rock musician Chuck Leavell is 64. Actress Mary McDonnell is 63. Rock singer-musician Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth) is 63. Actress Nancy Lee Grahn is 60. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan is 56. Rapper Too Short is 50. Actress... Read more

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