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June 2, 2010 …
September 17, 2009 After speculation circulated online yesterday, Matador Records made it official today: Indie pop groundbreakers Pavement will reunite for tour dates "around the world" in 2010.
But don't get too excited: Today's announcement made it very clear, in two separate mentions, that the reunion tour is "one-time only" and that it's "not a prelude to additional jaunts and/or a permanent reunion" for band members Mark Ibold, Scott "Spiral Stairs …
January 22, 2009 Witty and blithe, Stephen Malkmus' jester-of-the-MTV-age lyricism has been as vital to Pavement's music as the lo-fi guitars and catchy alt-pop structures. And nowhere have these assets been as freeform as on "Stereo," the opening track off their reissued 1997 album Brighten the Corners.
"Remember Sonic Youth's 'Bull in the Heather'? …
December 15, 2008 On the phone, indie-rock wordsmith Stephen Malkmus is exactly as you'd imagine: Gregarious, silly, preternaturally comforting, and entirely friendly. And it's in this tone that he delivers some very exciting news: Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks are gearing up for their next record.
"In June we're planning to do the new album," he tells SPIN.com. …
August 22, 2008 It was a busy week in SPIN.com-land, as we deployed our fearless rock'n'roll vagabond Zack on the road with Radiohead; hosted a stream of the entire new LP from Heavy Heavy Low Low; and debuted tracks from the Verve, Mercury Rev, and School of Seven Bells, among others. …
March 1, 2008 Over the course of two decades, Stephen Malkmus has traded Pavement's inscrutable, self-reflexive wordplay for marathon prog-guitar solos. "I'm just not that much into words lately," he says. Yet he speaks to us anyway.
For most of the '90s, Stephen Malkmus may have been the perpetually smirking face of indie rock. …
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