Pavement (Band)

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2014

    10 Reasons 1994 Was Pop Music's Greatest Year

    By Art Tavana Was 1994 the best year for pop music in history? Quite possibly. Sure, some of it was terrible, but overall it was amazing: Nordic black metal, Britpop, pop punk, trip hop, and the best R&B of the '90s (Boyz II Men were peaking). Hip-hop's Golden Age was winding down, but a new, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2014

    The 20 Best Concerts in Dallas This Weekend, March 6-9

    Don't even talk to me right now, Dallas. Twenty notable concerts in the next four days? We don't have time for your problems, you need to figure out how to be at Childish Gambino and Bobby Patterson's birthday party at the same time. Oh, you didn't get a ticket to the Conan tapings? Cry me a river. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2012

    The Young's Hans Zimmerman: "I Remember Listening to Slayer While Getting Tattooed"

    Austin's The Young hit Bryan Street Tavern on Saturday night with Young Prisms and Midnite Society, touring behind Matador Records debut Dub Egg. Frontman Hans Zimmerman gave a nice little rundown of some of his musical firsts, including south Texas metal shows, how he got into Matador Records, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    Sic Alps' Mike Donovan: "There's Something About Disorientation That's Always Been Appealing To Me"

    "I'm kind of like Ron Swanson -- I fucking hate paperwork." Mike Donovan, figurehead of San Francisco rock band Sic Alps, is grinning in the kitchen of his ground-floor apartment, explaining what he likes about driving a cab for a living. Along with the fact that Donovan usually works only a couple ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2012

    Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks - Granada Theater - 2/21/12

    Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks Granada Theater Tuesday, February 21 There was a noticeable difference between the Jicks of last night and the reunited Pavement I saw at Stubb's in Austin in 2010, mainly in that the Jicks looked happy to be there. Stephen Malkmus walked onto the Granada stage in a truc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    John Bowers of Nurses Talks Vampires, Idaho and Inner Journeys in Rainy Portland

    Portland's Nurses sound as odd as their moniker. Dracula, the band's 2011 effort and second Dead Oceans LP, upped the ante considerably over former releases with its focus and poise. In anticipation of tonight's opening slot for Steven Malkmus & the Jicks at the Granada Theater, keyboardist and voca ... More >>

  • Music

    February 16, 2012

    Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks

    Tuesday, February 21, at Granada Theater

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2011

    Paved Off: Three Venue Parking Lots You'll Always Get Stuck In Well After a Show Ends

    Let's say you've paid really good money to see a show and, as such, you want to stay until the very end. You see the people who don't want to stay through the encore -- they're heading toward the exits so they can get out to their cars and beat the traffic home -- but you stay in your seat. You ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2010

    The Daily Fail: Billy Corgan

    Billy Corgan, you still don't fucking get it do you? It's been almost 20 years since you first picked a fight with Stephen Malkmus and Pavement because you were mentioned in "Range Life." At least rappers, most of the time, they squash their beefs, mostly because the public forgets why it started ... More >>