The New Pornographers: Kathryn Calder

When the New Pornographers take the stage at Mass MoCA on Nov. 14,they’ll bring more than their dynamic sound. They’re also bringing a family story. Gathered two decades ago from prominent members of the Vancouvermusic scene by singer/guitarist Carl Newman, who had made a name for himself in the indie rock bands Superconductor and Zumpano, [...]

The New Pornographers: Carl Newman

Carl Newman says that he didn’t necessarily want to be the leader of The New Pornographers, that’s just the way it turned out. Currently on tour in support of their new album, “In the Morse Code of Brake Lights,” the New Pornographers are now eight albums away from their beginnings in the Vancouver music scene. [...]

Musical Thingarium 03.07.19

Plain and simple, rock and roll. 1 The Polecats - Chicken Walk 2 Nick Lowe - Travellin’ Light 3 The Blasters - Jackson 4 The Proclaimers - Role Model 5 Eilen Jewell - Walking With Frankie 6 Carlene Carter - Hurricane 7 Bernard Adamus - Le cimetiere 8 Tupelo Highshots - Maybe Little Baby 9 [...]