Tagged: Jesus Lizard

Titus Andronicus' Stickles on Vice Party: "Kids, we are blowing it."

“Everything they say about us is true.” read more »

POSTED November 2, 2009 1:13PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (8) TAGS: , , , ,

The Singles Collection – Record Store Day With Sonic Youth, Beck, Obits, Kim Phuc, Jay Reatard

As is our want, we’ve flipped the script here at The Singles Collection and in the spirit of timeliness, this week we’ll be featuring seven-inches that were exclusive to last Saturday’s Record Store Day. Now, some of you may be listening to these as you read this, others may have unfortunately been shut out, while other still may have no idea these singles, or Record Store Day for that matter, even existed. At any rate, we’re only scratching the surface of the exclusive platters that were available on the 18th (for a full list, go here), and we hear some stores may even still have stock on some of these titles, so if anything strikes your fancy, best get a googlin’. read more »

POSTED April 22, 2009 2:45PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

Pixies To Reunite For At Least One Show

If you grew up in the 90s like some of us (no names will be mentioned), then you must be creaming your collective pants. Let’s see, we’ve had Jane’s Addiction, Blur, Faith No More, Sublime, Jesus Lizard, Pavement, Orbital and The Libertines all in the news in the past couple months about confirmed or rumored reunions. And that’s not even taking into account The Specials or Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young. Well, add one more to your list. The already once-reformed and broken up Pixies are at it again three years after their 2004 reunion stint. read more »

POSTED March 13, 2009 9:51PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Jesus Lizard, Grizzly Bear And More Confirmed For Pitchfork Fest, Fans Will Be Able To Choose Set Lists

Ironically, not reported first by Pitchfork, but instead by respected Chicago Sun Times music critic Jim DeRogatis, the 2009 Pitchfork Music Festival will be dropping their “Don’t Look Back” classic-album theme, and instead will allow fans the chance to come up with the set lists as part of a new series called “Write The Night: Set Lists By Request.” read more »

POSTED March 6, 2009 4:32PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,