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Wild Flag | Wild Flag

It's not quite a Sleater-Kinney reunion, but those who have missed the band since their 2005 swan song, The Woods , should be thrilled with Wild Flag.
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By NICK A. ZAINO III  |  September 16, 2011
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Let's Wrestle | Nursing Home

Let's Wrestle are another pack of young British guitar owners, and although they haven't crafted much of an identity outside of being amiable wiseasses, that's all you need if your songs are catchy enough.
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By GARRETT MARTIN  |  June 24, 2011
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Times New Viking | Dancer Equired

Times New Viking's tour of America's legendary indie-rock labels continues with their first release for Merge after a few albums on Matador and then Siltbreeze.
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By GARRETT MARTIN  |  April 29, 2011
Carrie Brownstein and Wild Flag

Carrie Brownstein waves the Wild Flag

Last December, the Portland Mercury announced that Wild Flag would play the Bunk Bar. Carrie Brownstein -- Wild Flag singer and guitarist, Sleater-Kinney alum, and star of the IFC sit-com Portlandia -- saw the write-up online.
Clean slate
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  March 04, 2011

Photos: Caribou at Middle East downstairs

Photos of Caribou during the Boston stop of their world tour 2010.
Caribou, live at the Middle East downstairs, on May 5, 2010
By ANNE WERMIEL  |  May 07, 2010

Master stroke

Stranding travelers across the continent as it forged surreal panoramas in the sky, the ash spewed forth by Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull might rank among 21st-century Europe’s most impressive natural disasters, but it didn’t quite register with Dan
Caribou’s Swim rules the pool
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  April 30, 2010