Interview: Shelby Lynne of The Black Belles


The Black Belles are a Nashville based foursome. Jack White is often credited for the discovery and rising indie-fame of the group, though I think he and Third Man Records simply beat everyone to the punch. The Black Belles have been described as ‘garage goth’ by several. They drag dirty, vintage rock to a place [...]

Spin Offers Free Nirvana Tribute Album


Nevermind was one of, if not, the biggest album of the 90’s and this year marks the 20th anniversary of its release. To celebrate this Spin has released a tribute album entitled Newermind. The album is a track by track cover by such artists as Titus Andronicus, Surfer Blood, and JEFF the Brotherhood, not to [...]

Show Review: Fucked Up JEFF the Brotherhood and Diarrhea Planet @ the Exit/In


Damian Abraham doesn’t look like an American; he doesn’t even really look Canadian. He looks more like someone shaved a bear and pushed it on stage. Abraham fronts the Canadian hardcore band Fucked Up who are currently touring in support of its newest album David Comes To Life. Thursday night the band stopped in Nashville [...]