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Band of Horses | Mirage Rock
Mirage Rock kicks off with an oddly agreeable "wooo-ooo" from singer/guitarist Ben Bridwell on "Knock Knock," a fun and energetic opening song for this mostly gentle album.
| September 14, 2012
WFNX's top 101 songs in 2010
WFNX listeners voted online at wfnx.com for six weeks to create this list of 2010's best songs.
WFNX's most popular songs in 2010
WFNX AND PHOENIX STAFF
| January 07, 2011
Pearl Jam w/ Ben Bridwell of Band of Horses - Hunger Strike [LIVE]
| November 16, 2010
Avi Buffalo | Avi Buffalo
Look, I get it: the last thing we need right now is yet another band who can be described as “sun-baked,” “reverb-soaked,” or even just “psychedelic.” But Avi Buffalo (I know! An animal name to boot!) are worth your attention for a few reasons.
Sub Pop (2010)
| May 28, 2010
Photos: Band of Horses at the Ames Hotel
Band of Horses, live at WFNX Ames Hotel Session
Band of Horses, WFNX Ames Hotel Session, May 17, 2010
| May 21, 2010
Pearl Jam + Band of Horses at the Garden
After 20 years together, grunge-era survivors Pearl Jam have ditched the flannel, but much remains the same: they're still cranking out solid albums, and they're...
| May 12, 2010
Photos: Sunday at Bonnaroo 2009
Phish, Erykah Badu, Snoop Dogg, and more at Bonnaroo 2009
Phish, Erykah Badu, Snoop Dogg, and more at Bonnaroo 2009 in Manchester, Tennessee
| June 19, 2009
Every last one of you who votes in our Best Music Poll is a treasure; but blessed are those who write-in.
Stand up for your write(-ins)
| May 07, 2008
NEW FNX MUSIC [VIDEOS]
Vampire Weekend - A-Punk Kate Nash - Foundations M.I.A. - Paper Planes MGMT - Time To Pretend Nada Surf - Whose Authority
| January 24, 2008
Tyler Ramsey is currently touring the country pulling double duty as both a solo singer-songwriter and a recent-addition guitarist in Band of Horses.
Interview: Tyler Ramsey splits the difference with Band of Horses
| January 16, 2008
FNX Top 10 Most Played 1/14/08
1) The Bravery - Believe 2) Dropkick Murphys - The State of Massachusetts 3) Silversun Pickups - Well Thought Out Twinkles 4) Band...
| January 14, 2008
Start with some Spice
The game is on for the reunited Spice Girls.
A recipe for a tuneful 2008
| December 26, 2007
Live and kicking
Yes, we suffer from an embarrassment of riches when it come to live music here in the Boston area.
Live reviews: 2007 in review
BOSTON PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF
| December 17, 2007
They’ve got issues
As newspapers and magazines slim and shift their focus to online content and revenue streams, it has become sadly commonplace to overlook the unique capabilities of periodically printed matter.
The bookworm’s gift that keeps on giving
| December 12, 2007
FNX FILES [FRIDAY - 11/30]
Radiohead have begun mapping out 2008 tour dates in support of their new album, In Rainbows. A number of European concerts have been announced for...
| November 29, 2007
The Writ stuff
Cass McCombs upends standard persona-building moves.
Cass McCombs finds his indie-folk footing
| November 01, 2007
Band of Horses
Much has changed for Band of Horses and their mercurial frontguy, singer/guitarist Ben Bridwell, since they quietly released their debut album.
Cease to Begin | Sub Pop
MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG
| October 30, 2007
Modest Mouse, buzzing bees
“I think this festival is sponsored by large, stinging insects . . . made by Volkswagen,” quipped Band of Horses frontman Ben Bridwell.
The Download Festival, Tweeter Center, August 18, 2007
| August 20, 2007
It’s a pretty cool line-up of “indie” stars, indie almost-stars, college-rock faves, and local heroes.
How about the Tweeter Center line-up instead
| August 14, 2007
Clean and sober
Slow week in Reality Land. Yes, there was the premiere of Season #2 of The Hills , but what can you say about The Hills ?
The Hills , Shooting Sizemore , and more from The Apprentice: LA and I’m from Rolling Stone
| January 23, 2007
What small, private lists like this remind us is that big, honking institutional lists are largely fictions, mirages of a consensus that no longer exists, if it ever really did in the first place.
What 30 of the Phoenix 's music critics liked this year
PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF
| January 02, 2007
Judging by the number of hipsters at the sold-out show, BOH have weaned indie-rockers off their Shins records almost as hurriedly as they right-clicked and saved-as “The Great Salt Lake” off Stereogum months ago.
Band of Horses, September 8 at the Paradise Rock Club
| September 11, 2006
Get it while you can
A couple of months ago, a man with the screen name x-amount logged on to Recidivism.org , the blog he maintains with a few of his friends, and made a pronouncement.
Will sites like YouTube and The Hype Machine go the route of Napster?
| June 12, 2006
The set time, 9 pm, wasn’t ideal, but everything else came together perfectly for Zox as they made their inaugural appearance at the music industry blitzkrieg known as South by Southwest.
Rhode Island bands make a good showing at SXSW
| March 21, 2006
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