In honor of Evan Dando and his band The Lemonheads being at the Prophet Bar tonight, I thought I might share with the readers of DC9 some of the pitfalls of being a music writer. Sure, there are tons of positives: free shows and CDs and access to cool people (some of whom you may actually admire). B ... More >>
Hailing from the same town myself, I may be a biased, but, man, do I love Boston's The Lemonheads. Have ever since the first time I heard the band's fifth release, 1992's It's A Shame About Ray, actually--which, OK, probably made me a late adopter, but, sue me, it was the band's big breakthrough rel ... More >>
Thursday, March, 13, at the Granada Theater
Evan Dando's still a Lemonhead
The Lemonheads (Vagrant)
DKT/MC5 returns to remind us how jams are supposed to be kicked out
Ben Kweller grew up. Ben Kweller got better.
July 10 | July 16
Evan Dando is back from rock star excess hell. Don't expect apologies or explanations.
Baby I'm Bored (Bar None)
Five years later, Ben Kweller is taking off on his own.
Dallas duo creates an online record label
London ain't so great
The industry aims for the heart of Christmas-- with a shotgun
The morose, human dramas of the '70s make a startling comeback in Secrets & Lies and Heavy