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The debut solo effort from Dustin Saucier

People may not give the Postal Service record enough credit for being self-aware.
To the Letter
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  September 21, 2012


Not sure if you've heard, but there's a concert on the Maine State Pier tonight... Yep, Wilco are here. The show is sold out, but...
By webteam  |  July 15, 2009

Nels Cline | Coward

Cryptogramophone (2009)
Cryptogramophone (2009)
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  February 18, 2009

The band's the thing

Jenny Scheinman has become the go-to gal for mixed-genre violin.
Jenny Scheinman, Regattabar, August 6, 2007
By JON GARELICK  |  August 13, 2007

Anat, Elvis, and Jenny

In the wake of a single solo album on her own label in 2005, Anat Cohen is suddenly everywhere.
Looking ahead to Newport Jazz and Folk, and to Jenny Scheinman
By JON GARELICK  |  July 30, 2007

On the Racks: May 15, 2007

Don’t feel bad if you find yourself thinking of Tio Bitar as the sophomore album by the Swedish neo-psychedelic band Dungen.
New discs by Dunger, Dolores, Rufus, Wilco, and Linkin Park
By MATT ASHARE  |  May 15, 2007


Evolution rock

For the past 11 years, Wilco leader Jeff Tweedy has been trying to carve his band’s image into the Mount Rushmore of Great American Rock.
Jeff Tweedy takes Wilco to the next level
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  May 08, 2007

Hollywood holidaze

Punk rock had jetpacked the Minutemen into a synæsthetic sound world where ideas had the same value as chords, where Reagan’s policy in Central America could be related directly to the setting of your amp.
The Minutemen and the LA they endured
By JAMES PARKER  |  June 24, 2006

Wish list

For 2006, I’ve decided to reach for the stars, going with the old adage that if I come up short, I’ll likely still have the moon, or some clouds, or something.
Portland beat report: the year ahead
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 09, 2006