Lee Ranaldo

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    April 24, 2012

    Look At This Poster For Disappears/Lotus Plaza/Nervous Curtains on Saturday

    Disappears is a Chicago band that now counts Steve Shelley as their drummer. You know, he's the drummer for Sonic Youth, so basically I would say they're wonderful without even listening to them, but I did listen to Pre Language, their new album on Kranky. I'm not gonna lie: It sounds a lot like Son ... More >>

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    July 9, 2009
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    October 4, 2007

    Sonic Youth, Meat Puppets

    Sunday, October 7, at House of Blues

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    June 22, 2006

    Sonic Youth

    Rather Ripped (Geffen)

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    January 12, 2006

    The Lost Generation

    Longtime local rocker Mwanza Dover hates Dallas--so much, in fact, that he helms six music projects in town simultaneously.

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    March 18, 2004

    Sonic Boom

    Of course you've heard about Sonic Youth. But have you actually heard them?

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    August 1, 2002

    Side Streets

    Don't like where Sonic Youth is going? Wait. They'll be back.

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    December 13, 2001


    The Argument (Dischord)

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    May 3, 2001

    NYC Ghosts

    Sonic Youth's Lee Ranaldo discusses Joey Ramone, John Fahey and Britney Spears

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    January 13, 2000

    On the Road, again

    Two CDs devoted to Kerouac and Ferlinghetti give history a Beating

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    December 23, 1999

    Book 'em

    Separating the wheat from the chaff in this year's crop of rock-and-roll tomes

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    June 4, 1998

    The aging of Sonic Youth

    The ultimate Amerindie band embraces the past, the present, and the future

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    May 7, 1998
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    November 9, 1995