Jane's Addiction and Nine Inch Nails (featuring Trent Reznor, pictured) kicked off their 22-date joint tour last night in West Palm Beach, FL. The show was the two bands' first together since the 1991 installment of Lollapalooza, a festival founded by Jane's frontman Perry Farrell. Read SPIN's complete live review here.
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 »