A mastermind of punk rock craftsmanship, Bully leader Alicia Bognanno (along with her bandmates) has put together the year’s most striking debut record, and maybe its most striking record, period.
When you’re a touring band of as many as Family and Friends, you might want to have road life down to a science – and the day before they hit another stop (Musician’s Corner) they share their five touring essentials with us.
We sent our writer to Manchester, Tennessee to survive his third consecutive trip to Bonnaroo. Here’s a recap of some of the most memorable acts he caught over the weekend – and tune in tomorrow for his thoughts on the festival’s transition from independent success into corporate branding mecca.
Part two of our Bonnaroo coverage, where we examine a festival in the context of commercialization. When you’re branding an experience, when does the experience become the brand?
Not headed to the farm? Worried about what to do this weekend? Well, we’ve provided you with a scheduled escape from the festival scene – from folk favorites to country to Japanese punk.
We talk with Jesse Tabish of Other Lives on the band’s third album, Rituals. Read up before you catch them at 3rd and Lindsley tonight.
The rising Britpop band DMA’s is currently on their first stateside tour, stopping at Mercy Lounge last week on their way to opening The Other Tent at Bonnaroo tomorrow night. We sent our photographer Lauren Hanson to capture their show with local garage pop act Kid Freud.
Sharon Van Etten, current indie folk darling (and former Murfreesboro resident), made a special appearance at Madewell’s location in Green Hills on Wednesday night. We sent our writer and self-professed SVE fan to have a brief chat with her and witness the intimate gig.
We explore the exciting fashions at KITTY, Nashville’s newest boutique, and the music behind its stylish owner, Sarah Davidson of Stella /// James
Find out all about Madewell x Spotify, and how you can catch Sharon Van Etten tomorrow in Nashville, for free, at one of our favorite stores.