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Music: Mr. And Mrs. 'Universe'

L.A.-based husband/wife team, Wilshire, live and breathe music

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 25, 2003
Lori and Micah Wilshire live, breathe and sleep their band, appropriately called Wilshire. The husband and wife team can't get away from the band (pronounced to rhyme with fire), because they can  

Music: Oh My Goth!

Davey Havok of 'Dark Punk' sensations AFI talks about connecting with fans

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 25, 2003
It only took Northern California's AFI (short for "A Fire Inside") 12 years, multiple lineup changes and a constantly evolving sound to become an overnight sensation. Growing up and out of th  

Music: Gomez Your Own Way

Acclaimed English quintet road-tests new album material for the first time

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 7, 2003
There's going against the grain, and then there's not even knowing that a grain exists. Extraordinarily hyped English quintet Gomez is on tour this summer, despite the fact that they're in the  

Music: Mae Day

Big brains and bigger ambitions make Mae a band to watch

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2003
What do you call a guy who hangs around with musicians? A drummer. How many drummers does it take to change a light bulb? None. There are machines that can do that for them. There's a reason   

Music: Bad to Damone

It's fast times ahead for '80s-loving rockers

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 26, 2003
At a time when her peers are finishing high school and her musical peers are nearly non-existent, the singer/guitarist for Damone from Waltham, Mass., is so nonplussed about her life that she soun  

Music: Wheat Grows Slowly

Massachusetts-based trio puts itself in unexpected situations

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 19, 2003
If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say it on the record. Scott Levesque, lead singer for Massachusetts-based trio, Wheat, doesn't have many nice things to say about his peers. With t  

Music: Dance to The Music

England's The Music don't try to rock people into dancing: They just do

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 27, 2002
British bands suck. Oh, sure, the U.K. has brought us The Beatles and The Rolling Stones and Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd and The Sex Pistols, Radiohead, and The Verve and maybe about 30 other gre  

Music: Earles of Wisdom

Activist/singer Steve Earle on 'What's Wrong With America'

0 Comments · Thursday, November 21, 2002

Cover Story: Hometown Zeroes

Moth left Cincinnati to find the bright lights of fame, but home is never far away

0 Comments · Thursday, March 21, 2002
In late January, three Cincinnati émigrés, Brad Stenz and Bob Gayol from the AltRock band Moth and your humble narrator, sit in a Hollywood Boulevard pool hall at the bar, catching each  

Music: Negative Creeps

Former Cincinnatians make the move from Indie Rock favorites to major label employees

0 Comments · Thursday, April 12, 2001
While in high school in Cincinnati, Creeper Lagoon's Sharkey Laguana was voted "Most Likely To Front an Indie Rock Band Picked By Critics to Lead Indie Rock's Second Wave on Major Labels." O