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Pixies – Kim + Rampant B.S. = ‘Indie Cindy,’ an Oddly Listenable Failure

The last album released under the name Pixies translated in French to "fool the world," so it's not like Indie Cindy, with its potentially condescending…
Dan Weiss / April 28, 2014

Pixies’ Black Francis Plots Book Launch for Graphic Novel

No rest for the Pixies. The band will release new album Indie Cindy on April 19, but frontman Black Francis also has his debut graphic novel The Good…
Marc Hogan / April 4, 2014

Pixies’ Black Francis Inks Deal for Porn-Themed Graphic Novel

Doolittle? Hardly. The Pixies recently released the serviceable EP-1, and the re-reunited alternative-rock pioneers have tour dates scheduled well into 2014 — though they're down…
Marc Hogan / December 4, 2013

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of people tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / April 16, 2010

LISTEN: My Morning Jacket Honors Shel Silverstein

While many know the late Shel Silverstein as an author of classic children's books like The Giving Tree and Where the Sidewalk Ends, he also…
Tamara Vallejos / April 1, 2010

Frank Black & Friends Rock L.A. Benefit Concert

More than the music -- which was nothing short of spectacular -- Tuesday night's sold-out Winston Calling benefit concert at the Echoplex in Los Angeles…
Kevin Bronson / December 9, 2009
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