FRI | PENTAGRAM at SUMMIT MUSIC HALL | 2/28/14 If you've seen Last Days Here, you're familiar with the frustrating tale of Pentagram. Formed in Virginia in the early '70s, the pioneering psychedelic metal band should have, by all accounts, realized massive worldwide fame. Instead, success evaded the ... More >>
SHAMROCK & ROLL @ VIEWHOUSE | SAT, 3/16/13 With St. Paddy's Day happening this weekend, there's a ton to do. If you're looking for something holiday-centric, you obviously have plenty of options. But you really can't do much better than our free show, Shamrock & Roll, at the Viewhouse tomorrow after ... More >>
Tuesday, May 26, Gothic Theatre, Englewood, 1-877-598-6659.
This year, we've wrapped our roundup of holiday albums a bit differently. Instead of delivering it to you in one big lump (like coal), we're parceling out the reviews online, with a blog each weekday through December 24 devoted to recordings in a different category. Part four features "Variety Pac ... More >>
Thursday, July 20, Gothic Theatre, Englewood, 1-866-468-7621.
Doves want to be known for music, not hype.
The day the music died
This year's holiday CDs alternately inspire joy, nausea and terror. Which would you prefer?
THIS YEAR'S CHRISTMAS DISCS PROVIDE SOME ROUGH SLEDDING.