Casey Keenan

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No sleep ’til Brooklyn

There’s a lot to love about Slumberland Records, the DC-born, Oakland-based label that celebrated its 20th anniversary last weekend with sold-out shows in Washington, DC, and Brooklyn.
Maine ties to Slumberland Records’ 20th anniversary weekend
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  November 20, 2009

Sweet sorrow

Everybody loves a tidy ending. Episodes of Seinfeld , fireworks finales, a sturdy hem at the base of a pant leg — these things give us faith that the designer knew what he was doing.
A farewell to Pants Yell!
By MATT PARISH  |  November 13, 2009

Twee shall overcome

For the young and the listless, the city is more than some bland post-graduate inevitability — the place you go when you’re not already there.
Pants Yell! charm by association
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  June 02, 2008

Maximum volume

With their triple-guitar heroics, lavish use of feedback, rock-hard rhythm section, and charismatic lead singer, Cambridge’s Major Stars are an explosive rock band.
Major Stars turn it up on their Drag City debut
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  November 19, 2007

Bands on the run

Keeping track of a band’s changing line-up can be hard enough, but Ariel Pink has made matters especially difficult, for fans and for himself.
Ariel Pink finds backing where he can  
By MATT ASHARE  |  February 14, 2006