Joshua Ostroff: Killing In the Stream Of: What Do Webcasts Like The Killers' Werner Herzog-Helmed "Unstaged" Mean?
Mere hours after The Killers' new album Battle Born arrived on both literal and virtual store shelves, the Las Vegas synth-rock stalwarts themselves split the on- and offline difference by taking to the wondrously baroque stage of the Bronx's 1920s-era Paradise Theatre for a Werner Herzog-directed livestream concert.Read More
Robbie France , a respected drummer and music teacher best known for his stint with the New Wave of British Heavy Metal group Diamond Head , died on Saturday (Jan. 14), Metalinsider.net reports.Read More
What with all his provocations and (usually) self-manufactured controversies, it's sometimes easy to forget that Lars von Trier is a truly gifted filmmaker, who yes, is a prankster and trickster as well, but also a man who imbues his characters with a rich sensitivity, even if the conditions they face can be cruel and harsh.Read More
Given the average age of the readership of this site it wouldn't be surprising to find that some readers most readily think of Bryan Ferry as that former M&S model who covers Bob Dylan songs all the time, rather than the front man for one the most important and influential British bands of all time.Read More
There was a brief moment around 2006 when there seemed to be a new movement of krautrock-inspired indie dance bands.Read More