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Another New Pixies Song on the Way? Frank Black Vine Clip Suggests So …

The Pixies waited nine years to follow-up their 2004 one-off track "Bam Thwok," dropping "Bagboy" back in June, but it looks like the indie-rock icons already have another…
Kyle McGovern / August 16, 2013

Frank Black Releases ‘Songs for Slim’ 7-Inch Single for Charity Auction

Frank Black has teamed with Minneapolis punk legends the Suicide Commandos for a new limited edition 7-inch, which is currently up for auction as part…
Kyle McGovern / July 15, 2013

Indie Rock Super Friends Form Thriftstore Masterpiece, Cover Lee Hazelwood’s ‘Railroad’

Lee Hazlewood's 1963 cowboy-psych debut Trouble Is a Lonesome Town is set to get a star-studded remake courtesy of Thriftstore Masterpiece, a "revolving music collective devoted…
Chris Martins / May 8, 2013

Sludgefeast: Dinosaur Jr. Celebrate 1987 Opus With Kim Gordon, Frank Black, Johnny Marr

Kevin Drew, Kurt Vile, Tommy Stinson, and more special guests help J Mascis and Co. mark the anniversary of 'You're Living All Over Me.'
David Bevan / December 3, 2012

FIRST LISTEN: Pixies’ Frank Black Produces Pete Yorn

Singer-songwriter Pete Yorn has worked with a wide range of collaborators, including R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck, actress Scarlett Johansson, and performer-producer Butch Walker (Pink, Avril…
Patrck Darcy / July 29, 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

Pixies Play Complete ‘Doolittle’ Album

At the Pixies' Hollywood Palladium show on Wednesday night, the sold-out crowd of 4,000 seemed caught between genuflecting respectfully and just going nuts. Kicking off…
Kevin Bronson / November 5, 2009

Various Artists, ‘Ciao My Shining Star: The Songs of Mark Mulcahy’ (Shout! Factory)

This deeply satisfying 21-song tribute was devised to help recently widowed singer-songwriter Mark Mulcahy (ex–Miracle Legion, Polaris) raise his young twin daughters and get on…
Jon Young / October 21, 2009

WATCH: Pixies Debut ‘Doolittle’ Tour

The re-reunited Pixies kicked off their much-awaited 20th Anniversary Doolittle tour Thursday night with a high-energy 21-song set at Dublin's Olympia Theater. Check out video…
Jenn Pelly / October 2, 2009

Exclusive: Pixies Will Play U.S. ‘Doolittle’ Shows

Alt-rock kingpins the Pixies will make their live return to the U.S. this fall!
Linda Laban / July 10, 2009

Sneak Peek: Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse, David Lynch’s ‘Dark Night’

Last month a mysterious poster arrived at the SPIN office advertising Dark Night of the Soul, a new album presented by Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse,…
William Goodman / May 8, 2009

Exclusive: In the Studio with Art Brut

With their wacky lyrics and fun-lovin' onstage debauchery, Art Brut are one of the most entertaining bands in indie rock. So when we discovered that…
William Goodman / March 17, 2009