Blondie and Garbage turned the Kauffman Center into a rock club last night

Blondie and Garbage turned the Kauffman Center into a rock club last night

Blondie & Garbage: The Rage & Rapture Tour With John Doe and Exene Cervenka The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Tuesday, July 18 The show at the K...

Source: www.pitch.com/music/concert-reviews/blog/20868052/blondie-and-garbage-turned-the-kauffman-center-into-a-rock-club-last-night

Jimmy Webb gets metaphysical ahead of Wednesday’s Liberty Hall appearance

Jimmy Webb gets metaphysical ahead of Wednesday's Liberty Hall appearance

JImmy WebbRockstars and BabiesSongwriter Jimmy Webb has written many, many songs you know: half a dozen of Glen Campbell's greatest hits, Art Garfunkel's �...

Source: www.pitch.com/music/blog/20867686/jimmy-webb-gets-metaphysical-ahead-of-wednesdays-liberty-hall-appearance

Peter Frampton talks about his (screen) legacy ahead of his Tuesday show at Starlight

Peter Frampton talks about his (screen) legacy ahead of his Tuesday show at Starlight

Peter FramptonJohn LillGuitar god and '70s rock icon Peter Frampton has been making music for decades, so there's no end to the stories the man could tell...

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Shirley Manson trash-talks ageism ahead of Garbage’s tour with Debbie Harry; show Tuesday at the Kauffman Center

Shirley Manson trash-talks ageism ahead of Garbage's tour with Debbie Harry; show Tuesday at the Kauffman Center

Shirley Manson has logged two decades as the singer for Garbage, but that’s only further rarefied her status. Women musicians, she’ll tell you, have lo...

Source: www.pitch.com/music/interviews/article/20866246/shirley-manson-trashtalks-ageism-ahead-of-garbages-tour-with-debbie-harry

Giants Chair, Riley PnP, Radar State, Westerners and more of the best recent music videos

Giants Chair, Riley PnP, Radar State, Westerners and more of the best recent music videos

The air outside is too hot and heavy to allow much enjoyment, so it's with great relief that local musicians have seen fit to bestow a huge number of new v...

Source: www.pitch.com/music/blog/20866524/giants-chair-riley-pnp-radar-state-westerners-and-more-of-the-best-recent-music-videos

Talking ‘Reoccurring Dream Theme’ with Westerners ahead of this weekend’s album-release shows

Talking 'Reoccurring Dream Theme' with Westerners ahead of this weekend's album-release shows

I showed up early to my interview with Lawrence indie-rock quartet Westerners, so I sat outside in the sun on a late Sunday afternoon, listening to the ban...

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Interview with The Naked & Famous’ David Beadle in the Pitch

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You’ve heard New Zealand indie dance-pop quintet the Naked and Famous, even if you don’t know the group by name. Its first single, “Young Blood,” has turned up in absolutely everything since its arrival in 2010 — movies, TV shows, video games, commercials. And even after all this time, it generates not weariness but an “Oh, it’s that song!” kind of reaction.
Read the full interview at the Pitch. Published 11/2/16

Interview with mc chris in the Pitch

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MC Chris has blown past the nerdcore label to become one of the most interesting minds in music. Sure, he could rock the mic for the comics-convention set indefinitely, but he clearly has a broader audience in mind. His latest, MC Chris Is Dreaming, concludes a kind of trilogy with an ambitious set centered on dreams and A Nightmare on Elm Street. It’s one of the rare hip-hop records on which the skits generate real excitement.
Read the full interview at the Pitch. Published 11/9/16

Interview with Longriver’s David Longoria in the Pitch

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Austin musician David Longoria’s recordings under the name Longriver are more than just standard singer-songwriter fare. The Longriver album features instrumentals, found sounds and poetry, all flowing together like its aqueous namesake. Longoria’s voice and guitar playing are clear and clean, yet the record is by no means antiseptic. The music is instead warm and inviting. I spoke with Longoria by phone about recording the album, and about his love of nature.
Read the full interview at the Pitch. Published 11/23/16