Tagged: The Jesus Lizard

ATP New York 2009: Babies and Drums

Boredoms’ drummer Yojiro (YO2RO) Tatekawa was carried into the main performance space on a platform carried by eight dudes, ten minutes into the already heart-exploding Boadrum 9 reprise at ATP New York last Sunday. He … read more »

POSTED September 15, 2009 12:12PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Video: The Jesus Lizard Brightens Up Pitchfork Music Festival

We made it to Union Park in Chicago this past weekend just in time to catch a sideshow of indie rock babies, an unwelcome whiff of global warming, and of course, the 4th annual Pitchfork … read more »

POSTED July 22, 2009 12:08PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Touch And Go To Close Distribution Arm, Cease Releasing New Records

In yet another sign of the trying economic times, our sources report that the venerable and much-respected Touch & Go Records plans to announce the closing of their distribution arm. We’ve heard no word yet from T&G to verify this (we first reported this today as a rumor, which has now been confirmed by Pitchfork), nor what this will mean for the bands on the label itself, but considering they distribute such high-quality labels as Drag City, Estrus, Kill Rock Stars, Jade Tree and Merge among others, the ripple effect in the indie community would be significant. read more »

POSTED February 18, 2009 5:04PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (6) TAGS: ,