It was four days facing the elements: Wind, rain, solar flares and, on Saturday night, slime.
In between, there were late-night basement dance parties, close calls with golf carts, mysterious bruises, random introductions and the chance to catch music at every turn. 35 Denton feels like what SXSW p ... More >>
35 Denton starts this evening, and we've got you covered on picks. (Oh, and other stuff, too.)
We talked with festival founder Chris Flemmons about finally making that next Baptist Generals album. Related: This DC9 interview exploring 35's sea change.
Plus: Check out interviews from the Raincoat ... More >>
Despite all Built to Spill's success, it's impossible to deny how down to Earth frontman Doug Martsch is. He remains modest to a fault, going as far to say he wouldn't be a fan of his own band if he wasn't in it. I talked with him over the phone recently about everything from the state of music toda ... More >>
Built to Spill, Finn Riggins, Telegraph CanyonGranada TheaterAugust 11, 2010Better than: your nephew's second birthday.Mattie StaffordSee the rest of Mattie's shots from last night's show here.Last night's showcase at the Granada Theater, which featured performances from Boise's Built to Spill an ... More >>
An illustrated Built to SpillTomorrow night, as the Granada Theater celebrates its six year anniversary (and with it, all the great shows enjoyed at the Greenville Avenue venue over that time), owner Mike Schoder and his staff will host a pretty phenomenal bill featuring Built to Spill, Finn Rigg ... More >>
Welcome to Staff Trax,
the weekly feature here on DC9 where we shed some light on the music
we've been enjoying of late, regardless of the touring or album release
schedules that tend to bear the focus of most of our coverage. Consider
it a chance for you readers to get some more insight into ou ... More >>
[Editor's Note: Over the next couple of weeks, I'll be presenting my
favorite local songs of the year, counting down from No. 25 to No. 1,
one track a day. Today we take an in-depth look at song No. 2 on the
list--and, please, feel free to click after the jump for a free download of the track.
Lastl ... More >>
Built to Spill, Dinosaur Jr., Lou Barlow & The Missing Men, Disco DoomGranada TheaterOctober 22, 2009
Better Than: a Thursday evening at home in your rocking chair.
At his Good Records performance held earlier last night, Lou Barlow expressed his love for playing in the endangered venue of ... More >>