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  • Damon & Naomi Perform at Willimantic Records on March 23

    Damon & Naomi Perform at Willimantic Records on March 23
    Galaxie 500 released three records before promptly disbanding in 1991, leaving behind a compact, respectable legacy that has earned praise from Liz Phair and Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore. Much like their revered forebears in the Velvet Underground, it's...
  • Connecticut Filmmaker Brendan Toller Kickstarts a Documentary About Rock Insider Danny Fields

    Connecticut Filmmaker Brendan Toller Kickstarts a Documentary About Rock Insider Danny Fields
    Growing up in Cheshire, Brendan Toller may have had the hippest mom and dad in town. Both rock 'n' roll fans and record collectors, the elder Tollers raised their boy right and after he’d graduated from Hampshire College in Amherst, Mass., he...
  • Pitchfork 2011: Who are the must-see bands?

    Pitchfork 2011: Who are the must-see bands?
    What: Pitchfork Music Festival Where: Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St. When: 3:20 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday What: 45 bands/artists, three stages, hosted by e-zine pitchfork.com Info: Pitchforkmusicfestival.com Tickets: Ticketweb.com ($...
  • A new age for New Age music

    A new age for New Age music
    In late 2009, noise-pop group Animal Collective followed up its critics-poll-topping album "Merriweather Post Pavilion" with a stopgap EP, "Fall Be Kind." It generated buzz for featuring the first-ever licensed Grateful Dead sample, but what was more...
  • All hail the Marshall stack: The amplifiers that built rock

     
    Rock amplifier innovator Jim Marshall died on Thursday. Times pop music critic Randall Roberts offers insight into the importance of the "Marshall stack" as a symbol in rock & roll....
  • Pitchfork bands to hit up Wicker Park?

     
    The Pitchfork Music Festival alone is enough to make this a busy weekend for music in Chicago, but for the intrepid fan, it’s only the beginning....
  • 72 Hours: Eleanor Friedberger, Kurt Vile, Rage and more

     
    The weekly Pop & Hiss rundown of the weekend's top concerts. Friday • Eleanor Friedberger @ Origami Vinyl. Friedberger's solo debut, "Last Summer," is a beautiful collection of pop oddities and forgotten comforts. Known best for work in pop...
  • Occupy Wall Street gets a benefit album

     
    Acts including Third Eye Blind, Lucinda Williams, Ladytron and the Zuccotti Park drum circle regulars all contributed tracks to "Occupy This Album," an album to benefit Occupy Wall Street....
  • After the Busiest Hiatus in History, Mike Watt Reconnects

    ++++++++++++++++++++ || Mike Watt and The Missingmen || || With Thurston Moore (of Sonic Youth), Estrogen Highs and Electric Bucket. 8 p.m., April 5. Daniel Street Club, 21 Daniel St., Milford. $12. 203-877-4446, danielstreetclub.com, manicproductions....
  • James Nares' Street, with a soundtrack by Thurston Moore, runs at the Wadsworth Atheneum

    James Nares' Street, with a soundtrack by Thurston Moore, runs at the Wadsworth Atheneum
    It’s hard to believe that James Nares’ STREET — a mesmerizing, 61-minute high definition video, shot in one week on the streets of New York — wasn’t filmed in 3-D. Nares, 59, a British-born artist, was inspired in part by...
  • The End of Daniel Street: The venue that put Milford on the map closes

    The End of Daniel Street: The venue that put Milford on the map closes
    Nothing lasts forever, especially when it comes to venues offering live, high-quality, original music. Milford's Daniel Street Club will be departing the Earthly realm on January 1 and will be converted into a pizza joint (the building itself was sold)....
  • Thurston Moore performs at the Wadsworth Atheneum on Jan. 28

    Thurston Moore performs at the Wadsworth Atheneum on Jan. 28
    Thurston Moore, best known as the guitarist from Sonic Youth guitarist and our close neighbor to the north (Northampton, to be precise), released the Beck Hansen-produced solo album Demolished Thoughts, an acoustic chamber-pop offering that's lovely in...