With the Preoccupations settling into their new name, gone are the protesters outside their venues. Formally known as Viet Kong,the band has moved past their controversial name and brought with […]
The Danforth fills, the crowd presses forward filling every inch between them and the stage. The lights dim and Born Ruffians begin their verbal fuck you song, Eat Shit We Did […]
One is a bundle of energy and the other has the perfect tone to lull you through your day.
Angel Olsen first caught my attention a few months ago with her breakout single, Shut Up Kiss Me Hold Me Tight, but the track comes years after her start. After falling […]
The Silver Dollar is all black, still hot and sweaty despite the modest crowd. The few scattered in the room all stare at the stage that is dressed in blue, […]
Sultry swaying against the guitar plastered to her side and a few breathy lyrics later, Jen Wasner works the audience into a frenzy. Andy Stack is stage right prodding the […]
Long, long ago an iTunes suggestion led my teenage-self to an album. Becky Black and Maya Miller stand in front of a simple white backdrop looking edgy. I clicked play, […]