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Photos: Bob Mould + Cymbals Eat Guitars at Paradise Rock Club

Cymbals Eat Guitar + Bob Mould played Paradise Rock Club on Monday, September 10, 2012.
September 10, 2012
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  September 21, 2012
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Bob Mould | Silver Age

Now that he's getting love as a godfather figure from both sides of the indie/mainstream divide (see No Age and Foo Fighters, for starters), Bob Mould is again playing like he has something to prove — or at least an iconography to maintain.
Merge (2012)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  August 31, 2012
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Remembering Hüsker Dü with two new books

"Readers of this book will be disappointed," declares Andrew Earles, rather sternly, in the introduction to his Hüsker Dü: The Story of the Noise-Pop Pioneers Who Launched Modern Rock (Voyageur Press), "if they hope to be rewarded with the gritty detai
Everything fell apart
By JAMES PARKER  |  June 10, 2011
Bob Mould at the Met Café

Bob Mould at the Met Café


Few rockers have a performance attack equaling that of Bob Mould. For the last three decades, the singer has made ardor a cornerstone of his...
By webteam  |  November 03, 2010
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Arty crashers

Fucked Up's career is a game of dares they're winning. Over the past few years, the Toronto band have trashed a bathroom on an MTV broadcast, played a 12-hour set in a NYC boutique, reeled in random notables like David Cross, Bob Mould, and Nelly Furtado
Fucked Up live to conquer the improbable
By REYAN ALI  |  February 19, 2010
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Phoenix/WFNX Best Music Poll 2008

The chill of victory.
Passion Pit, Eli "Paperboy" Reed, Bob Mould, Amanda Palmer, the Presidents of the United States of America, and Death Cab for Cutie at Bank of America Pavilion, May 10
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  May 14, 2008


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New day rising

As a member of alternative punk band Hüsker Dü and crunch-pop outfit Sugar, Bob Mould became legendary for blissful guitar melodies and personal lyrics that explored his inner angst.
Mr. Mould goes to Washington
By BEN WESTHOFF  |  March 04, 2008
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Bob Mould

No surprise when you consider that Mould, along with Sonic Youth and the Pixies, was among the genre’s most influential architects as the leader of Hüsker Dü.
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By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  February 20, 2008
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Post-punk pantheon

They were, by definition, misfits.
Daydream Nation  tops our list of 10 landmark albums that made indie rock
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  July 16, 2007

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The essentials
By BRETT MILANO  |  February 27, 2007

The 40 greatest concerts in Boston history: 21


R.E.M. + Husker Du | Harvard University Indoor Track Center | March 22, 1984
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  October 25, 2006


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Rising star in Indieville

Indie singer-songwriter M. Ward has been attracting attention of late — enough to fill the Somerville Theatre last night, September 17.
 M. Ward, Somerville Theater, September 17, 2006
By IAN SANDS  |  September 18, 2006
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The Rockers’ new groove

Indie- and alt-rockers have always had a difficult relationship with dancing.
New indie-rock dance tracks
By MATT ASHARE  |  September 11, 2006
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On the racks: September 5, 2006

...plus Grizzly Bear, Bob Mould, and more.
Beyoncé, the Rapture, Audioslave...
By MATT ASHARE  |  September 05, 2006