Vetiver, Papercuts on Tour

04/24 San Francisco, CA Cafe Du Nord * 05/02 Arlington, VA Iota # 05/03 New York, NY Bowery Ballroom # 05/04 Petersborough, NH Glass Museum # 05/05 Winooski, VT Monkey House # 05/06 Allston, MA Harper's Ferry # 05/07 Brooklyn, NY The Bell House # 05/10 Cleveland, OH Grog Shop # 05/11 Athens, OH Union Bar and Grill # 05/12 Chicago, IL … [Read more...]

Flipsides & Otherwise: FAO #12

Although the MP3 revolution has encouraged and allowed music lovers to focus more on individual songs rather than albums, there’s still a role for singles, EPs and mini-LPs to catch shortform sonic bursts within contextual nets, to stop us all from drowning in digital file seas. Something that the following artists clearly and astutely … [Read more...]

Flipsides & Otherwise: FAO #6

From tribute albums to Neil Young (American Laundromat’s Cinnamon Girl) and mainstream pop slop (Guilt By Association), through self-reverential label celebrations (Thrill Jockey’s Plumboxset), via Jeffrey Lewis’s self-explanatory 12 Crass Songs and up to Cat Power’s recent Jukebox, the covers-album craze seems somewhat unrelenting amongst the … [Read more...]