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2001 Stories by Dave Lane

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  • The Charlatans UK

    published October 11, 2001

    Always living in someone else's shadow, the Charlatans have spent 12 years struggling to find their own identity. Whether it was singer Tim... More >>

  • Out & About

    published September 20, 2001

    Give Ben Folds credit for knowing when a joke was wearing thin: Three albums in, Folds' indie cabaret act--the oddly billed trio, Ben Folds... More >>

  • Turin Brakes

    published July 19, 2001

    Now that Coldplay and Travis have made a dent here in the states, we can certainly expect more Brit melancholia. With that in mind, meet Turin... More >>

  • Pete Yorn

    published May 17, 2001

    The funny thing about singer-songwriters is that most of them can neither sing nor write songs. Occasionally a voice will emerge from the... More >>

  • Daft Punk

    published April 12, 2001

    From Metropolis to Star Wars, we've been tantalized by robots that can walk like us, talk like us, even look like us. Well, it's... More >>

  • Teenage Fanclub

    published March 29, 2001

    I believe there exists an alternate universe--a parallel world in which Eminem doesn't win Grammys, Fred Durst doesn't run a record company... More >>

  • Stephen Malkmus

    published March 1, 2001

    Stephen Malkmus doesn't break any new ground with his first solo release, but then he didn't have to. Back in the '90s, when he was fronting... More >>

  • Blur

    published February 1, 2001

    What's the point of a best-of anyway? In Blur's case, any self-respecting fan already owns the band's entire catalog, and the casual fans have... More >>

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