In The Mix Archive: May, 2009

Non-Comm Friday: Black Joe Lewis' Knock Out Punch

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A busy night at the World Cafe Live on Friday with two clear highlights: The Avett Brothers, the North Carolina disciples of The Band, who... Read more

Burning Bears

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Extraordinarily creepy video for Grizzly Bear's gorgeous song "Two Weeks," from the new Veckatimest. Kind of reminds me of David... Read more

Roots & Beasties

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Other than LeBron James last night, this was the coolest thing I saw on television this week: Beastie Boys doing "So What'Cha Want,"... Read more

Non-Comm at World Cafe Live

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The annual Non-Comm radio convention is in town at the World Cafe Live, starting today. It's an industry gathering of (mostly) listener supported... Read more

Jay Bennett, RIP

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Jay Bennett, the former guitar player and multi-instrumentalist for Wilco, died over the weekend. He was 45. The cause of death is as of yet... Read more

The Band That Dare Not Speak Its Name

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The Toronto electronic band with a bad word in their name are at Kung Fu Necktie tonight, with Crocodiles. Listen up. The video for "Love... Read more

Mix Pick: Bonnie "Prince" Billy

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Prodigiously bearded and always befuddling songwriter and actor Will Oldham - Bonnie "Prince" Billy to you - is at the Troc tonight... Read more

St. Vincent at the Church

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Annie Clark, the arty indie-rock songwriter and guitar shredder who performs as St. Vincent, is at the First Unitarian Church tonight. My... Read more