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Deer Tick & The Hold Steady Cover Each Other

To celebrate their undying bromance, as well as their co-headline tour that began last night in Boston, Deer Tick and The Hold Steady have decided to cover each others songs… 36 more words


Afghan Whigs "Do To The Beast" On New Album, Whatever the Hell That Means

I’ll cop all day to my numerous cultural blind spots.  I’ve never seen Firefly (and shut up with the “Oh, you’ve never seen Firefly?!  You’d love it!”s.   1,069 more words

Album Reviews

The Hold Steady - Teeth Dreams

Fact:  All of your heroes will grow old and die.

It’s a depressing thought.  It’s an especially poignant one in a year like 2014, when 1994 is officially twenty years gone and most of the bands that were The Scene in that legendary year are now long gone by the wayside, broken up for good or relegated to the Gen X version of the oldies circuit. 601 more words

Music Reviews

Review: The Hold Steady, 'Teeth Dreams'

If V12-class, cranked-up distortion is your weapon of choice, two guitars are better than one. That’s the first lesson of Tinnitus-Induced Euphoria 101. It took the Hold Steady five albums to figure that one out, but you could argue that they deserve an extension, having been preoccupied with the departure of keyboardist Franz Nicholay since 2010. 768 more words

Album Review: The Hold Steady - Teeth Dreams

As is the case with almost any band for which I’m trying to acquire a taste, my first exposure to The Hold Steady was with their first record, … 1,518 more words


SXSW 2014 - Quick Thoughts

We had such a blast last year, we headed back to Austin in 2014 for the music portion of the SXSW festival.  Like last year, we got badges.  487 more words


NEW SONG: THE HOLD STEADY - "I Hope This Whole Thing Didn't Frighten You".

NEW SONG: THE HOLD STEADY – “I Hope This Whole Thing Didn’t Frighten You”.

Song from The Hold Steady’s forthcoming new album ‘Teeth Dreams.’ Available March 25, 2014 on Washington Square.