The Chills: Portrait of the Artist As An Older Band
The Chills were hailed as one of the best alternative bands around. Sadly, grunge took some wind out of their sails. Get to know them.
“Meet Me In the Bathroom”: The Rise of Indie Rock
Indie rock proved to be a major shift in the music scene. The new documentary, “Meet Me In the Bathroom” traces its crazy journey.
“God Said Give ‘Em Drum Machines”
Although a lot of folks think “Europe” when they hear the word “techno,” its roots are in Motown. A new documentary tells the story.
“Automatic for the People”: R.E.M Comes of Age
In October 1992, R.E.M released “Automatic for the People,” an album showcasing another level of musicianship and emotional depth.
The One-Hit Wonder File: “Standing Outside A Broken Phonebooth…”
How did an L.A. air traffic controller with an interest in sampling create a lo-fi gem for the 90s? And what the heck is with that name?