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ORGANIC COMPOUND Wednesday, May 13
On slowing down and growing up with Nashville’s Natural Child
LONG LIVE ROCK Wednesday, April 15
Break out those earplugs, Gramps – The Who are coming to town! In the past half-century, The Who have sold 100,000 million albums, played to hundreds of thousands of fans and destroyed quite a …
Jacksonville hip-hop has always been a fickle beast. Some great stuff has been released over the past 20 years that I have been in town. And there has been some real crap, too. It's easy enough for me to criticize, as I have never been a true fan of …
On evolution, entrepreneurism, exclusivity and self-excoriation with the Los Angeles rapper
On Aug. 10, 1956, Elvis Presley sashayed into the much-newer-than-it-is-now Florida Theatre and took Northeast Florida's teens to their knees and local judges to their wits' ends. Presley's famous pelvic tremors rocked the conservative Baptists to …
HIT IT AND QUIT IT Wednesday, March 11
Jam night. It's a staple at many a local haunt, a night dedicated to showcasing local talent in a loose, live-music setting. Typically, a house band sets up the evening, playing a few songs to get the crowd – and the musicians – warmed up. …
TIGHTLY RAPPED Wednesday, April 29
Earl Sweatshirt is a member of the L.A.-based hip-hop collective Odd Future, a 24-person-strong squad of twentysomething musicians whose nihilistic vibe and shock-tactic-leaning lyrics puts them in …
DRUM CIRCLE OF DEATH Wednesday, March 18
I'm going to say it, and it's going to upset a lot of people. Maybe more than anything I have put to page in two decades of writing about music. But here it is: Drum circles suck. I will wait for the Rainbow Gathering set to pick their water …
Or, How to Transcend Earthly Rock 'n' Roll Concerns with frontman Michael Gira
SMOOTH OPERATORS Wednesday, April 1
Philly contemporary jazz group Pieces of a Dream was formed in 1976 by then-teenagers bassist Cedric Napoleon, drummer Curtis Harmon and keyboardist James Lloyd. Since then, the band has released 16 …