Subject:

Simon Raymonde

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2014

    Why Jux County's reunion is the best show at UMS tonight

    Jux County is playing a rare show this Thursday, July 24th, at 9 p.m. at the Eslinger Gallery for the UMS. Since forming in December 1986, Jux County has become a fixture in the local music scene. Within the first few years of the band's existence it had released its debut, the Word of Bovek cassett ... More >>

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    January 21, 2013

    Hamilton Leithauser of the Walkmen recalls his early experiences with the DC punk scene

    The Walkmen were one of the most successful bands that came out of the so-called post-punk revival of the turn of the century. With catchy melodies more bright than the dark and brooding variety favored by many of its contemporaries, this New York-based act also endured changes in tastes a little be ... More >>

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    September 19, 2012

    Groovie Mann of My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult on the act's emotionally charged live shows

    My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult began as a film idea that Frankie Nardiello and Marsten Daley had that never fully came to fruition. The two met while touring with Ministry, and in 1987, inspired in part by disco, exploitation films, the industrial scene happening around them in Chicago and a mutu ... More >>

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    April 30, 2012

    Maria Linden of I Break Horses on My Bloody Valentine and why fans are more like soulmates

    I Break Horses (due tonight with M83 at the Ogden Theatre) started out as the bedroom project of Maria Lindén. Chances are, if she hadn't been in contact with Simon Raymonde of Cocteau Twins and Bella Union fame (the label that also released a few albums by the Czars from Denver), we never would ha ... More >>

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    July 17, 2009

    Mile High Music Festival Q&A: The Duke Spirit

    Steve GullickForming in London in 2003, the Duke Spirit has evolved a sound that brings together elements of garage rock, soul, the blues and swirly, noisy atmospheric rock. Rather than sounding like's trying to do too many things at once, act's music sounds rich with textures and emotional landscap ... More >>

  • Music

    March 8, 2007

    Midlake

    After a tour with the Flaming Lips and loads of hype, the only thing this quintet is missing is confidence.

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    June 27, 2002
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    July 5, 2001

    Backwash

    Just in time, Chris Daniels and the Kings remove themselves from the K-Tel Records court.

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    February 22, 2001

    Frazer's Edge

    Paula Frazer artfully crosses the country divide with Tarnation. As a solo artist, she sticks more to the shadows.

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    March 30, 2000

    South By So What

    Unknown bands can't expect much from SXSW, just ask the Czars' Chris Pearson.

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    March 25, 1999
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    September 17, 1998
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    September 17, 1998

    Leading the Attack

    England's Massive Attack is still making the Nineties more interesting.

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    February 19, 1998
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    March 23, 1994

    TWINS SPEAK

    AFTER YEARS OF SILENCE, THE COCTEAU TWINS DISCOVER THAT THEY HAVE SOMETHING TO SAY.

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    February 2, 1994
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