Packed to the rafters, with barely any room to shake, the Lower East Side experimental art rock group, Battles, hypnotized the earnest crowd. The band staggered on to the stage, first with Dave Konopa setting up 5 guitar loops, next founding member Ian Williams setting up even more loops on guitar and keyboard with fiery spasms, Read More

Age Ain’t Nothing but a Number: Day 2 at Pitchfork Music Festival


Saturday’s best moment at Pitchfork Music Festival was not provided by any performing artist. Under 5-ft. tall with braces and a Supreme hat, a kid who appeared much younger than all the others stood alone in front of me along the photographer’s fence during Danny Brown’s set. He hopped up frantically on the metal stage Read More