Show Review & Photos: Lewis Black @ the Paramount

Lewis Black Wants America to Get Off His Damn Lawn Live at The Paramount 2/1/13 Review by Blake Madden Photos by Alex Crick Lewis Black In stature, Lewis Black more resembles your high school history teacher than an unhinged firebrand. In fact, watch the scene in Rodney Dangerfield’s Back To School where the late great […]

Show Review: The xx @ Showbox Market

Growing Pains: The xx @ Showbox Market, July 25th Review by Blake Madden In 2009, Oliver Sim, Romy Madley-Croft, Jamie Smith, and Baria Qureshi released their self-titled debut album as The xx. None of them were older than 20, nor had they heard many of the bands named as their obvious influences, but their songs […]

Show Review & Photos: Quintron and Miss Pussycat @ Chop Suey

The Party in the Swamp – Quintron and Miss Pussycat @ Chop Suey, July 6th Review by Blake Madden Photos by Dagmar It was perhaps nine years ago during a Quintron show at New York’s Knitting Factory that a male member of the audience stripped completely nude, danced his way over to a wall, and […]