Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks' new album Wig Out At Jagbags is out January 7th. You've already heard the stupendous "Lariat" and today sees the debut of the first proper video from the record, for the previously unheard "Cinnamon and Lesbians" (available now as an instant grat with iTunes preorder). The video was directed by Jay Winebrenner:
Additionally, Amazon has announced an exclusive US pre-release stream of Wig Out At Jagbags - it begins on New Year's Eve for your pre-Wigout wiggling! The stream will live at http://smarturl.it/WigOut_Stream - but don't visit that URL yet as nothin… Read more
Wrapping up a recent run of instudio sessions across the country, tonight at 11:00PM EST/10:00PM CST St. Paul's The Current will be airing their visit from DARKSIDE. Hear Nico and Dave tonight on The Current's New Hot show. Twin Cities locals can listen in at 89.3FM, while the rest of us have to be content with tuning in online at thecurrent.org.… Read more
- photo by Emeline Ancel-Pirouelle
Congrats to Queens of the Stone Age on garning 3 Grammy nominations this past Friday night. '...Like Clockwork' was nominated For Best Rock Album, Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical, and "My God Is The Sun" was nominated for Best Rock Performance. The Grammys are happening January 26 on CBS, and we can say with full confidence that we're looking forward to the telecast much more than we were the year Paul Reiser hosted.
With arena shows at Barclays Center in Brooklyn (see above), Allstate Arena in Chicago and Agganis Arena in Boston just days away, Queens of the Stone Age have conf… Read more
After the success of Lee Ranaldo's first ever Guitar Clinic held over here in NYC, Lee will be hosting a second installation at the venerable Amoeba Music San Francisco.
So on Wednesday December 11 at 5pm, head on over to 1855 Haight Street and get yourself schooled by a true master of his trade. And make sure you grab a copy of the new album Last Night On Earth.
And Be Sure Catch Lee And The Dust On Tour Now
Fri Dec 06 – Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge
Sat Dec 07 – Vancouver, BC – Biltmore Cabaret
Sun Dec 08 – Seattle, WA – Barboza
Tue Dec 10 – San Jose, CA – The Blank Club
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Tickets are still available here.… Read more