Jane's Addiction warmed up for their reunion tour this summer with a secret SXSW gig Thursday night. Here, frontman Perry Farrell (left) welcomes the packed crowd at the Playboy party, which was on the outskirts of Austin, TX, in an old supermarket. Read full show review here!
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 »