While the old-guard of music aficionados were busy being jaded and waiting for their spots on the guest list to appear, a new generation of indie rock kids quietly snuck up to the box office windows and grabbed up all available tickets to live shows by The Knife. Nary an open ticket could be found a good month and a half leading up to more than one of the shows on the brother/sister duo's brief US tour.Read more »
Bay Area hero and former XLR8R editor Tomas shares his wisdom on the best of the best this month in reggae.
1. Chuck Fender "Freedom of Speech" (Juke Boxx)
2. Collie Budz "Come Around" (Epic)
3. Anthony B "Its Not Easy (Birchill) Ghetto Blues
4. Mike Brooks "Beware (Teams) rockers
5. Morgan Heritage "Brooklyn and Jamaica (Juke Boxx) Statement
Work off your Thanksgiving feast with two consecutive nights of rave legends The Prodigy, who are currently on a break from recording their new album. The band will be dropping tunes that mostly come from Their Law - The Singles 1990 - 2005, which should educate the young generation and cause nostalgic sniffles amongst members of the old guard.
The Prodigy will invade the West Coast for shows on Friday, November 24 and Saturday, November 25, 2006. Read more »
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