Category: Music

Emily King invigorated by a change of scenery

Growing up in a tony Manhattan apartment with her musician parents felt like a privileged, Bohemian existence for R&B stylist…

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Salonen makes powerful SF Symphony debut

Esa-Pekka Salonen, slated to succeed Michael Tilson Thomas as the San Francisco Symphony’s 12th music director is 2020, already is…

19 hours ago

Los Angeles punk greats Flesh Eaters playing new tunes

How difficult could it be to capture lightning in a bottle a second time? That was the reasoning behind “I…

4 days ago

Your Smith says things Caroline Smith wouldn’t

Somewhere out there in the ether floats a mixed and mastered album that encompasses two distinct musical identities of Minneapolis…

6 days ago

Mother Mother’s Ryan Guldemond not served by ‘total abstinence’

Mother Mother bandleader Ryan Guldemond — sensing himself sliding into drug-fueled debauchery two years ago — stopped taking all stimulants…

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Ashlee and Evan get a little help from EWF’s Verdine White

Jessica Simpson’s punky kid sister Ashlee Simpson is a survivor. After her trajectory for a 2004 debut disc “Autobiography” was…

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Spacehog’s Royston Langdon goes solo

Ex-Spacehog frontman Royston Langdon’s December trip to his hometown, Leeds -- which also happens to be the name of his…

2 weeks ago

Amen Dunes’ ‘Freedom’ inspired by dark times, film

It’s taken him 12 years, but gritty R&B stylist Damon McMahon thinks he’s achieved a tangible level of sonic perfection…

2 weeks ago