Why? Drops new EP, “Sod in the Seed”

When you tell your friends about the band, Why? you must have patience. Yes their band name is in the form of a question. No they aren't called Why With a Question Mark. Then there's the task of placing them in a genre. Indie rock? Soft rap? Indie rock rap...

Popping My Bonnaroo Cherry

“Bonna-ROOOO!” This excited cheer, chant, mating call, is still ringing in my ears from the past weekend, shouted countless times by myself and the other 80,000 Bonnaroovians.  This girl became a woman this weekend, attending my first Bonnaroo and my f...

tUnE-yArDs And Friends

  So, I saw tUnE-yArDs perform at Terminal 5 at the beginning of the month, but I didn't bother reviewing it since I'm aware that, realistically, you don't care what I have to say about it. There's a million and a half indie shows in the city every...

Modest Mouse Debuts Two New Songs

As the newest pieces to the puzzle that will likely become Modest Mouse's next album, Isaac Brock and his band mates performed two new songs, "Heart of Mine" and "Ansel," this weekend at the Frost Amphitheater in Stanford University. Unfortunately, crowd foota...