The Pixies, featuring new bassist Kim Shattuck, performed an incendiary show that featured both old classics and brand-new songs at New York City’s Bowery Ballroom on Friday, September 20th.
New Jersey-based singer-songwriter Nicole Atkins performed a fantastic all-acoustic, unplugged show at New York City’s Rubin Museum of Art on Friday, August 9th.
Paul Weller performed a terrific set at New York City’s Webster Hall on Friday, July 26th that mixed solo songs with tunes from the catalogs of The Jam and The Style Council.
The Go-Gos and The B-52s reached back their respective Eighties heydays at their excellent co-headline show at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom on Wednesday, June 19th.
Mick Jones, Paul Simonon, and Topper Headon of The Clash talked about the band’s Sound System box set and The Clash Hits Back double-CD set during an interesting interview with London alternative-rock radio station XFM.
PUNK: Chaos to Couture, a visually stunning exhibition that features punk-related fashions from the 1970s to today, can be seen at New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art through August 14th.
Johnny Marr performed songs from his new album, The Messenger, as well as classics from Electronic and The Smiths at his fantastic show at New York City’s Irving Plaza on Thursday, May 2nd.
Muse’s tour behind their latest album, The 2nd Law, hit NYC’s Madison Square Garden for a fantastic performance on Monday, April 15th.
Garbage played a fantastic show at New York City’s Terminal 5 on Friday, March 22nd, performing both old favorites and tracks from their latest album.
The Who and Elvis Costello and The Imposters performed a terrific fundraising benefit concert for Teen Cancer America and New York City’s Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, February 28th.