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It's interesting how expectations around the December holidays have evolved as we get older yet the essence stays the same. At age ten...

Whether or not The Mayans Were Right and the world engulfs itself, a phantom comet appears out of nowhere on Friday and takes us...

Last week, we rolled out Part One of LMB's Best of 2012 feature, highlighting this year's noteworthy albums (Tame Impala's Lonerism, Jack White's Blunderbuss...

While there's still plenty of live music magic yet to be made, the end is near and 2012 will be in the rear view...

UPDATE: the official lineup has been announced! Earlier today, the 12th Annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival announced that ticket pre-sales will begin on Monday,...

< PART ONE (MONDAY) || PART TWO (TUESDAY) || PART THREE (WEDNESDAY) || PART FOUR (THURSDAY) > Today marks the final day of this week's...

< PART ONE (MONDAY) || PART TWO (TUESDAY) || PART THREE (WEDNESDAY) > Today marks the fourth day of this week's What Five Bands Should...

Ladies and gents, this is something that we here at the LMB Nola think-tank have been anticipating ever since we heard the glorious announcement...

PART ONE (MONDAY) || PART TWO (TUESDAY) > For Day Three of this week's What Five Bands Should Be Bigger Than They Are feature in...

PART ONE (MONDAY) Yesterday, we kicked off a five-day feature in response to the NPR Music What Bands Should be Bigger Than They Are article,...

Ladies and gentlemen, the time is finally approaching for our pilgrimage to the fun and loving depths of Live Oak, Florida for one of...

NPR Music posed a great question last week when they asked: What Bands Should be Bigger Than They Are and we immediately wanted to...

By Shane Colman James Murphy, the musical mastermind behind LCD Soundsystem, does not think it's better to burn out than fade away. For his...

Trey Anastasio hits the road in support of his new album Traveler on Thursday at The Fillmore in Detroit. Of special note is...

Mike Franklin -- "Independent music’s biggest rock Band Dispatch just kicked off their Amplifying Education Back-to-School Alternative Break Tour at the 1ST Bank Center...

Preview by Mark Wheeler LMB's ACL 2012 Playlist on Rdio The older one gets, the more shows one attends in proper venues, it gets easy to...

WHAT: The 2012 Joshua Tree Roots Music Festival featuring Steve Kimock (w/ Bernie Worrell, Andy Hess & Wally Ingram), Anders Osborne, Howlin' Rain and...

< WEBSITE | @BlastOffPodcast | LIVE | KCRW | WATCH ON CONAN > We generally don't cover a whole lot of comedy around here...

CAMERA is a new band out of Germany you'll want to know about. The trio plays krautrock-improv at underground locales in the spirit...

City Bisco is going down this weekend at the Mann Center in Philadelphia. The new event is a 2-day multi-stage festival curated by The...

Tame Impala's new album, Lonerism doesn't drop until October 9th but NPR has the Aussie psych rockers' new album streaming online a week in...