Jamie Stewart of Xiu Xiu and Eugene S. Robinson of Oxbow get busy, name their spawn <i>Sal Mineo</i>, and immediately take it on tour [News]
Swans announce UK tourdates with Xiu Xiu for April (or possibly play elaborate April Fools' prank) [News]
Ashley Paul: "Someone said that it helped them, as a member of the audience, to close their eyes, because it felt so intimate — like they shouldn't be watching me."
Charles Bradley: "When I'm doing music onstage, I'm putting my heart and soul into it, and giving all I have to give. But when I'm finished with music, I just like to put up my own little aura where there's peace and quiet."
Caitlin Rose: "You have to immerse yourself into things to really get it. It's like language. You got to go to Spain or something to learn Spanish in the realest sense."