This is, so far, the burning question of this Coachella, being asked everywhere from the campsites to the press tent.
Even though the French dance-punk duo officially squashed the rumors, not many people seem to be buying it.
At least, not since last night.
Just before Yeah Yeah Yeahs took the ... More >>
If I'm allowed on K-Ticket airwaves for a fourth annual Christmas dance party, I will ask management to carve space enough for a 17-hour set. The list of songs I wanted to play but didn't is much longer than those that actually made the air. Then again, if you really want a copy of Anya Marina's ... More >>
Illustration by Noah Patrick Pfarr; Design by Alexander FloresBe on the lookout for immodest Bestwurst eating.
We're so close.
You may have noticed yesterday was St. Patrick's Day. 'Round one in the morning, there were enough drunk St. Paddy's day fans wandering downtown Austin to fill a st ... More >>
Danny FulgencioAs Julian Casablancas taught us, you can never have too many sunglasses. See more in our Day One slideshow.35 Conferette kicked-off last night in Denton with Sarah Jaffe, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, and Mavis Staples. Steadfast (and midterm exam-exhausted) photographers D ... More >>
Many thanks to the many folks who tuned in and called in during last night's late-night Christmas-music spectacular, which gets a replay on KTCK-AM (1310, The Ticket) beginning, why, right this very moment. (That'll be just the three-hour yuletunes special, not the two hours of pirate-radio non-h ... More >>
All photos by Patrick MichelsPhish fans gathered at the Budwesier StageCool-weathered Austin City Limits has finished day one. Night one, too, and there's something in the air, aside from shoe dust and absurd amounts of pollen. What, you ask? Oh, well, it's the lines that define generations. Frid ... More >>
Patrick MichelsJulian Casablancas wears his sunglasses at nights. Well, Austin City Limits, you redeemed yourself. After a slow start to the festivities, things picked up very quickly, as predicted, and, by three o'clock, things were in full swing. But Night One--despite names like Miike Snow, Gi ... More >>
Julian CasablancasHouse of BluesApril 13, 2010Better than: I thought it was going to be! "Seriously! I love Dallas, Texas! Yes!" an excited Julian Casablancas shouted out to the crowd at the House of Blues last night. Then, next thing you know, The Strokes frontman, on tour in support of his rece ... More >>
Sorry about the weak blogging day, but illness, vacations and deadline day for the print version of Dallas' Only Alt-Weekly has slowed us down a bit today. Hopefully things will be back to normal tomorrow.But we're not too busy to pass this along: The Strange Boys PR folks sent word yesterday tha ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Tuesday, October 13, 2009...The lovable lunk-heads from Anvil are hoping for an Oscar nomination for their documentary "Anvil: The Story of Anvil." Hopefully it will go better than their music career did.Julian Casablancas says he and his The Stroke ... More >>
Little Joy, The Dead Trees, Cocky Americans
The Lounge on Elm Street
November 26, 2008Better than: Brown gravy on mashed potatoes.(We've also got a little video from the show after the jump)The first thing that comes to mind about The Lounge on Elm Street is intimacy. The small, boxy venue for ... More >>