Green Day: '¡Dos!'
There’s definitely some old school sound going on in ¡Dos!, the second of Green Day’s 2012 trilogy, but not the kind expected. Billie Joe Armstrong...
No Doubt: 'Push and Shove'
Slick and shiny, there is no denying the catchiness of Push and Shove, the first album in 11 years from Orange County rockers No Doubt. Producer...
Green Day: '¡Uno!'
There is nothing especially new or unique on Green Day’s new album, but after the trio’s previous two releases of...
Sigur Rós: 'Valtari'
Those that believe an album's merit lies in its capacity to be heard from start to finish as a singular work will find validation of their theory in the angelic...
Tenacious D: 'Rize of the Fenix'
Jables and Kage are back after a six-year album gap that last left us with cult favorite The Pick of Destiny. In that release, the D showed off their guitar chops.
Garbage: 'Not Your Kind of People'
The opening chords of the latest album from Shirley Manson and Co. — released on the band’s own label — sound like the most epic Megaman game ever to...
Live & Local: Egshan at The Mix
Just an hour after the house lights at The Mix went up and the moderate Thursday night crowd shuffled out, Egshan’s Twitter feed reads: “thankx fo comin out. much luv … thank u all.”
If Mike Patton ever led a blues band on an impromptu 30-night tour through Louisiana swamp country, the end result might sound something like Churchwood's latest offering. Don't let the "church" fool you; this Austin quintet certainly isn't spreading tha