Two days of vastly different music blared from the middle of San Francisco Bay over the weekend, as The City’s “other” big festival delighted the sun-soaked crowds — even if getting to and from the venue proved a bit of a challenge.
For more pictures from the Treasure Island Music Festival, click on the photo to the right. Read More
The Los Angeles combo Warpaint recently issued its dark full-length CD “The Fool” on Rough Trade. But it’s taken the girl group an eternity, and a breakup or two, to get this far. “We just loved playing music together,” says bassist Jenny Lee Lindberg, whose actress sister Shannyn Sossamon slapped skins in two of the group’s early incarnations. “So there was never an incentive, like, ‘We’ve got to get a record label!’ or ‘We’ve got to book a tour!’ It just felt good. Read More