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 >>
Sunday, October 7, at House of Blues
Rather Ripped (Geffen)
Longtime local rocker Mwanza Dover hates Dallas--so much, in fact, that he helms six music projects in town simultaneously.
Of course you've heard about Sonic Youth. But have you actually heard them?
Don't like where Sonic Youth is going? Wait. They'll be back.
The Argument (Dischord)
Sonic Youth's Lee Ranaldo discusses Joey Ramone, John Fahey and Britney Spears
Two CDs devoted to Kerouac and Ferlinghetti give history a Beating
Separating the wheat from the chaff in this year's crop of rock-and-roll tomes
The ultimate Amerindie band embraces the past, the present, and the future