After a rain-soaked 2009 affair, Austin City Limits 2010 benefitted from three chamber-of-commerce-caliber days of sunshine -- and a lineup loaded with rock'n'roll faves, including the Strokes (pictured), the Eagles, the Flaming Lips, Muse, the National, and dozens more. Read SPIN's full festival review here.
Over the course of her nearly decade-long career as Grouper, Liz Harris has become a master of all things overcast. Her ambient compositions and waterlogged ballads are like fogged-up windows — bleary enough to indicate the bleakness inside, but only its vaguest outlines. There’s suggestion of something heartbreaking, but its true shape remains occluded, unobtainable,… More »