• Posts Tagged ‘Sonic Youth’

    New Threads You Need Now – Night of Joy, Achille Lauro, Lee Ranaldo, Willis Earl Beal – more!

    by  • March 27, 2012 • Local, Locals Only, NewsThreads, Record Reviews • 9 Comments

    Night of Joy - Hardcore Girls Are A Hoax

    Night of Joy, Achille Lauro, Black Postcards (Local); Lee Ranaldo, Willis Earl Beal, Jeffrey Lewis (not local) Well - This post we’ve got a bucket of sounds, and none too soon (having missed a while - our apologies).... This one features a slew of locals - two from the same label (Hot Congress) and...

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    Ambient drone is so neither, when you step into it … – An interview with Kevin Greenspon

    by  • July 27, 2011 • Denver Venues, Interviews, National, ThreadedTweets • 2 Comments

    Kevin Greenspon plays with light at the same time. (Photo: Kevin Greenspon)

    So I guess it’s customary to pull a quote from the interview in question for an appropriate headline – but I didn’t. I pulled this headline out of the feeling I got from reading Kevin Greenspon‘s answers to my questions this evening, while being washed with his compositions. I came across Greenspon’s work as...

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    New(ish) Threads – Reviews of new(ish) Matt Shupe, new Thurston Moore, and Il Cattivo

    by  • June 23, 2011 • NewsThreads, Record Reviews, Uncategorized • 1 Comment

    Matt Shupe - The Greying Heart

    Starting a new job can suck – especially for your online magazine. That’s the explanation for my long absence on the ‘Thread – and I’m stickin’ with it. Now to get back into the swing, and get you readers some well-deserved regularity… But on with the news: This week we’re presenting three fantastic albums,...

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    HeyReverb! Live Review: Sonic Youth @the Ogden – 10/04/10 – on a BRAND NEW Reverb site!

    by  • October 5, 2010 • Denver Venues, In Denver Live, National, NewsThreads • 0 Comments

    After last Monday night’s show at the Ogden Theater, I’m convinced that Sonic Youth are immortals - beings that refuse to age. What else explains their uncanny ability to remain constantly relevant, prescient - and continuously young - in the face of a culture hell bent on replication of the popular, and often the...

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    DenverThread Live Review – Gangcharger plays a secret show at Skylark, Thursday, 03/25/10

    by  • March 26, 2010 • Denver Venues, In Denver Live, Locals Only, NewsThreads • 0 Comments

    . . . saw a Gangcharger onstage that has mastered not only its sound, but also its whole rhythmic philosophy. The sound entwines early, frantic and noisy Sonic Youth rhythms inside Kevin Shields chord habits and unleashes a sound that feels like it’s locked you in the trunk of a 1981 Camaro, as...

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