Chicago pop-punk heroes Fall Out Boy kicked off their 30-date U.S. tour Friday night at the 5,000-capacity Mesa Ampitheatre. It was an impressive show; bassist Pete Wentz (pictured here) and the boys showed a newfound vigor as they rocked through a 90-minute set heavy on the hits, including "Sugar, We're Goin' Down." Read the full show review here.
Alessandro Cortini tends to surround himself with darkness. The Italian producer is most infamous as a torturer of modular synths and other bleak electronics for Los Angeles’ most famous industrial-goths, Nine Inch Nails. His previous solo LP, Sonno, slinked out on Prurient’s Hospital Productions — a bastion of the crepuscular, if there ever was one. And… More »