On Friday at the SPIN@Stubb's party in downtown Austin, Texas, the TIGI Rockaholic bus was parked out front for the first stop of the TIGI Rockaholic Livin' the Dream tour, and offered the bands the chance to refresh their manes. Foxy Shazam, Audible Mainframe, Rogue Wave and Free Energy all came by the bus for some pre-show styling. Take a look at photos from the bus!
Halfway through Ruban Nielson’s explorative third LP, Multi-Love, the bipolar “Extreme Wealth and Casual Cruelty” fractures momentarily into reverberating shards, creaking like a bridge collapsing as a murky guitar yowls in the background. Coming so soon after a silky smooth, Steely Dan-referencing guitar solo courtesy of his equally musical father Chris Nielson, it’s a tonally… More »