The British singer opened her first U.S. tour in two years last night at San Diego's House of Blues. The SPIN cover star, who has tamed her party-going 'tude of late, played songs off her new album, It's Not Me, It's You, with a newfound vigor. Read the 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 »