| Mar 29, 2011
| 12:09 PM
|| 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. $12. 203-877-4446, danielstreetclub.com, manicproductions....
| Jul 3, 2011
In late 2009, noise-pop group Animal Collective followed up its critics-poll-topping album "Merriweather Post Pavilion" with a stopgap EP, "Fall Be Kind." It generated buzz for featuring the first-ever licensed Grateful Dead sample, but what was more...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 4:15 PM
What: Pitchfork Music Festival
Where: Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St.
When: 3:20 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
What: 45 bands/artists, three stages, hosted by e-zine pitchfork.com
Tickets: Ticketweb.com ($...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:26 AM
Michelle Montavon and Brian Albano are freaking out about several things. First, the bad news: they're still reeling from last week's announcement that Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon are breaking up. The split between Sonic Youth's lead dude and dudette...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 8:00 AM
It's probably a good idea to catch Philly's Reading Rainbow (Rob Garcia, vocals and guitar, Sarah Everton, drums and vocals, and Al Creedon, guitar) at the Elm City Popfest at BAR in New Haven on Sept. 14 or the following night at the Iron Horse Music...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:25 PM
Trash American Style's 25th Anniversary
Nov. 25-27, Heirloom Arts Theatre, 155 Main St., Danbury, trashamericanstyle.us. Pop-up record store, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. With Elisa Flynn, Invaders from Sears, Leadfoot, Litmus,...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:00 PM
Grieves and Budo
with K. Flay. Dec. 6, Arch Street Tavern, 85 Arch St., Hartford, archstreettavern.com
By now, if you're into this sort of thing, you've heard Thurston Moore's gonna play a show at the Wadsworth in January. That's one of Hartford's...
| May 25, 2011
| 6:43 AM
It’s easy to draw parallels between Wiz Khalifa at this moment and B.O.M.B. Fest co-headliner Snoop Dogg in his younger days, and the similarities go deeper than rapping about smoking humongous amounts of weed. Like Snoop in the early...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:48 AM
Some kind of magic switch seems to have gotten flipped. With summer here, Connecticut turns into a sunny wonderland of outdoor music festivals, county fairs, regional food shindigs and other finely focused affairs. Celebrate the seasonal joys of...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 2:54 PM
Bang on a Can All-Stars
International Festival of Arts & Ideas. 8 p.m., June 14. Yale Law School Courtyard, 127 Wall St. $21-$30. 203-562-5666, 888-736-2663, artidea.org.
International Festival of Arts & Ideas. June 23–25. Frederick...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 6:58 AM
J. Mascis, Lou Barlow and Emmett Jefferson Murphy III (“Murph”) recorded the first Dinosaur album (the “Jr.” was added later because of a name dispute) at a home studio near Northampton in 1985. Three years later, Bug, their...