Last weekend, Built to Spill, the Hold Steady, Titus Andronicus and more bands performed (in a library!) as part of Levi's initiative to inspire a Pennsylvania city in need of renewal.
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 »