Show review: Dirty Projectors at Paradise Rock Club – 8/19

August 23, 2012 in Photos, Show Reviews

The final stop on Brooklyn art-rock crew Dirty Projectors’ Swing Lo Magellan tour brought them to the Paradise Sunday night, with support from Callers.

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Show review: Sebadoh at Middle East Downstairs – 8/8

August 17, 2012 in Photos, Show Reviews

Touring their first new recorded output since 1999, former Massachusetts natives Sebadoh played the Middle East Downstairs last Wednesday with support from…themselves.

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Show review: Sigur Rós at Prospect Park – 7/31

August 12, 2012 in Photos, Show Reviews

A trek all the way to Brooklyn last Tuesday to catch Icelandic post-rockers Sigur Rós on their first US tour in four years proved more than worth the effort. Seattle’s Perfume Genius opened.

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Report: Newport Folk Festival

August 7, 2012 in Features, Photos, Show Reviews

Last weekend marked the return of the long-running Newport Folk Festival to Rhode Island’s Fort Adams State Park. Despite some rainy interludes, the weekend brought a bevy of stellar performances from Wilco, My Morning Jacket, Conor Oberst, The Tallest Man On Earth, Iron & Wine and many more to the gorgeous seaside setting. Read on for set reviews and plenty of photos.

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Show review: Liars at Paradise Rock Club – 7/24

August 5, 2012 in Photos, Show Reviews

Brooklyn’s experimental post-punk/noise rockers Liars brought their tour in support of new album WIXIW to the Paradise last Tuesday, with an opening set from Unknown Mortal Orchestra.

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