Meet Lucky. That’s his name for now, at least, until someone shows up to adopt the sweet-tempered gray tiger-striped cat that was rescued from his 60-foot perch up a tree at the Paterson Falls on Monday.
(1 month and 20 days ago)
Well, Cat Power's Chan Marshall is leaving us, it seems. In a spirited new Instagram post - her preferred dispensation method for general batshitttery - the
(2 days ago)
Australian duo to release second album in June - watch ambitious album trailer now
(2 months and 12 days ago)
The unexamined life is not worth living, supposedly said Socrates. Despite odds working against him – losing bandmates, having a day job, generalized malaise – Jason Unterreiner, the main force behind Portland-based indie-pop-punk band Wood Burning Cat, takes that quote to heart. Listening to the lyrics on his new album, ...
(2 months and 12 days ago)
Cats may love batting at tantilizingly-dangled kitty toys, but most of us can’t dangle those toys for our felines all day long – not even by remote control. The Solar Chaser was designed to pick up the slack, using an integrated solar panel to power its toy-bobbing arm...
(6 days ago)
Mackenzie Scott is not even 25. Her first, self-titled album was released (sans record label) one month ago. Yet the performer known only as Torres is already garnering critical comparisons to chanteuse PJ Harvey and Cat Power's Chan Marshall. Her song "Honey" was anointed a best new track by Pitchfork. And if she did indeed record her album in someone's home, and for the...
(2 months and 27 days ago)
An innovative new childrens book was released in February by Willie Winkie Books. 'One Cat, Two Cat, New Cat!' by David & Michele Keyes takes us someplace we’ve never been before in the world of ebooks...
(1 month and 18 days ago)
Cat Power's Chan Marshall has graced us with another chance to hear her heartbreaking piano-and-vocals ballad "Bully," and she has also offered the faintest of hints about its origins. Marshall
(13 days ago)
Arborea – Fortress of the Sun In the best way possible, I’m unsurprised by Lewiston alternative folk duo Arborea’s latest album, “Fortress of the Sun,” the fifth overall for Buck and Shanti Curran. It’s absolutely, breathtakingly gorgeous, which is totally in keeping with everything else they’ve done. What is unusual ...
(1 day ago)
Pay no attention to your weather apps, New Yorkers: Spring is here. Though the temperature across much of the United States might keep tipping back toward wintry levels, Cat Power's new video for "Manhattan" is a warm ray of hope-restoring sunshine, in a couple of ways...
(1 month and 17 days ago)
More Music news »