Digitalism, Jackbeats and DestructoGranada TheaterAugust 9, 2011Better than: waking up to this morning's alarm clock.DigitalismAt some point in the 10 o'clock hour last night at the Granada Theater, Destructo, who not only served as the opening touring act on this bill but also as one of the enti ... More >>
Tonight, groundbreaking experimental rapper Kool Keith will be gracing The Loft with his presence. And we're hella stoked. Not only is the rapper one of our favorites, but his skill set is undeniable and his advancements in the "horrorcore" and "porncore" genres are fairly irrefutable. Plus. he's ... More >>
of Montreal, Janelle MonaeGranada TheaterNovember 2, 2010Better than: Glee on acid!
All photos by Hal SamplesFor a full slideshow from last night's concert, click here.Last night, the ascending funky soul diva Janelle Monae served as the opener for seasoned psych funk ravers of Montreal in on ... More >>
of Montreal Tonight's show at the Granada Theater should prove a pretty wild one as of Montreal comes to town with collaborator and hot-as-the-sun R&B freak Janelle Monae in tow--and not just because of the funky music fans can expects, or the general party atmosphere that tends to ensue at o ... More >>
Early last week, we introduced you to Steve LaBate, formerly of Paste magazine and half the duo behind the upcoming 40 Nights of Rock & Roll documentary, which is currently filming and rolled through North Texas for a few stops last week. And, earlier this week, LaBate and his partner in crime, ... More >>
of Montreal, Noot d' NootGranada TheaterMay 24, 2010Better than: the last show I saw at Granada. Andrew ShepherdFor more shots from of Montreal's performance at the Granada last night, check our slideshow.Quite the spectacle last night from of Montreal at the Granada Theater. Not quite a repeat o ... More >>
In this week's paper, Daniel Rodrigue catches up with founding of Montreal member Bryan Poole and gets to the nitty gritty of the band's dynamics behind enigmatic frontman Kevin Barnes."It's not a normal band now," Poole concedes. "It's not a
democratically creative band. It's Kevin's band. They're ... More >>
Speaking of Erykah Badu: Much like we're doing in this upcoming week's paper, Stereogum today asked some of its favorite artists of '08 to name some of their favorite artists, albums, songs, etc. of 2008, and right at the top of the list, Of Montreal frontman Kevin Barnes names New Amerykah Pt. 1 a ... More >>
Of Montreal's confettied Kevin Barnes
Elephant 6 collective alum of Montreal brought its erratic and wildly entertaining stage show to House of Blues over the weekend. We already posted a review of the concert. (For which, by the way, I’ve received a bit of in-office criticism. I ... More >>
House of Blues
November 14, 2008
Better Than: Damn near every other concert that comes to my mind that didn’t involve eating a handful of mushrooms while watching Tripping Daisy at Starplex.
With sequins, glitter, confetti, feathers and body paint, the glam was heavy in the air l ... More >>