Tagged: Pains of Being Pure at Heart


Maud’s Bigger in Texas: Day 4

My final day in Austin was the hottest yet, literally. I realized late Friday night that the shoes I had been wearing were soon to lose their soles, and after days and days of The … read more »

POSTED March 21, 2011 5:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Video: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, “Young Adult Friction”

Generally, we feel, young adult friction normally follows four-person slumber parties like the Pains of Being Pure at Heart are having in this video: somebody eats too much sugar and gets cranky at 2 am, … read more »


FADER TV: Food Thyme with Pains of Being Pure at Heart

Back when I was a squirrelly little intern at New York Noise, my boss used to tell me about her favorite salad blog called Last Night’s Salad Party. It just so happened to be run … read more »

POSTED April 6, 2009 6:32PM IN FOOD THYME TAGS: , , ,

SxSW 2009 Photos – Pains Of Being Pure At Heart @ Opal Divines

Photos by Matthew Reeves

POSTED March 25, 2009 3:14PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

The Tripwire Showcase And The Rest Of The Levi's®/FADER Fort Lineup

We know you’ve all been planning your TX days and nights without worrying about the Levi’s®/FADER Fort, because you already knew that it’s all day, every day from Wednesday, March 18 through Saturday, March 21. And we know you already had planned to be there regardless, you were just waiting to hear where it is and who would be there. Well, now you know. read more »

POSTED March 17, 2009 6:24PM 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: , , , , , , , , , ,

New Music Thursdays – Let's Wrestle

In honor of last night’s BRIT awards, we’ve gone all U.K., all the time with this week’s New Music Thursday picks. Up now is a sloppy little garage-pop trio from London we’ve been following called Let’s Wrestle who might just be headed to a town (or an Austin music festival) near you soon. read more »

POSTED February 19, 2009 7:25PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , ,

Tripwire: Interview with The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart

It seems like just yesterday that one relatively unsung song from this band inspired self-conscious debate over New York’s place in twee history, and now they are Best New Music on Pitchfork and surely destined … read more »

POSTED February 19, 2009 5:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,