Sara Century is everywhere: running her monthly freeform open mic, Baby Hair, with co-conspirator Erica Adams; playing solo and with various bands all over the city; and hawking tape rentals behind the counter at Video One. This Saturday, April 13, Century wears yet another hat, an artist's, as Hook ... More >>
I completely adore John Doe and cherish every word that comes out of his mouth; his 1990 album Meet John Doe was a life-changer for me and still remains among my favorites. He's at the Lion's Lair tonight, in a trio that includes X cohort DJ Bonebrake on drums, for the second half of a double ... More >>
The Fugitive Kind (Tom Murphy) Ideal Fathers • Vicious Women • Fugitive Kind 05.28.10 | The Wasteland Although the Fugitive Kind from San Francisco may be the same band that former Blatz guitarist Robert Eggplant helped start, the female-fronted five-piece sounded like a more brutal Dea ... More >>
Slide Show X Tuesday, March 25 Bluebird Theater Better Than: Seeing X two decades ago. An hour before heading to the Bluebird I met a friend of mine who saw X in East St. Louis a few weeks ago. He said it was a great show, but he also mentioned that guitarist Billy Zoom, who was looking a hell of ... More >>
An ex-member of X puts poetry in motion.
Saturday, March 11, hi-dive, 720-570-4500.
Pretty Girls Make Graves is dealing with the pressures that come with making brilliant music.
For those about to rock, Hell's Belles salute you.
The Bright Midnight Sampler: 14 Songs/8 Concerts (Bright Midnight Records/Rhino Handmade), Various Artists Stoned Immaculate: The Music of the Doors (Elektra)
More local reviews a go-go.
Krist Novoselic has more to talk about than his days in Nirvana.
Poor Little Knitter on the Road and Quasi