In Honor of Girls: 10 Notable Bands with Two Albums or Less


After this week’s bombshell announcement of Christopher Owens leaving Girls (and likely ending the band), I’ve taken it upon myself to honor Girls’ exceptional, if brief, catalog by chronicling a list of ten notable bands that disbanded after a maximum of two full-length albums (excluding EPs, live albums and compilations). Owens and JR White made [...]

Tyler the Creator Responds to Producer Steve Albini


Yesterday we told you of producer Steve Albini’s rant about Odd Future on his site’s forum. Albini took issue with the band’s alleged behavior while  sharing a minibus in Spain with his band Shellac. Well Tyler the Creator responded to the producer’s criticism via his twitter page. “[I] Feel like I have to defend myself,” [...]

Musicians Pay Tribute to Linkous of Sparklehorse


Radiohead is the latest among several musicians who have expressed their sorrow over the loss of Mark Linkous, the lead singer of Indie-rock band Sparklehorse, who was found dead due to suicide on Saturday, March 6.  Colin Greenwood paid tribute via the official Radiohead website, stating, “[Linkous] and his band toured with us in Europe [...]