Archive for the 'Pavement' Category

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Unlike others from their decade (the 90s), Pavement, especially in the early years, left off as many a gem as they included on their proper LP output. And as recently stated by Malkmus and Kannberg, the “B-sides” from this era (almost) form a sort of alternate history of the band — you know, something akin […]

Monday, April 12th, 2010

I can count on one hand the number of contemporary ‘indie rock’ bands that 90 percent of my friends all agree upon. As Pavement most definitely fall in that circle, it’s no surprise that it seems like every other person I know in L.A. is making the drive to Pomona, Thursday night, for their Coachella […]

Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

Thanks to the original taper for this. SBD recording: Slanted & Enchanted tour, ’92. Related: Pavement :: Brighten The Corners: Nicene Creedence Edition Removed per request of: ———— + Download Pavement DRM free via eMusic’s 25 free MP3 no risk trial offer ——————————————————————————————————————————-

Monday, December 1st, 2008

Psychologists have it all wrong. Myers-Briggs? For chumps. Rorschach tests? Child’s play. No, there really is one much simpler, more defining way to tell exactly what makes people tick. First, ask them if they are Pavement fans. If they say no, you can pretty much write them off immediately. I mean, for purposes of this […]

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Pavement :: Live @ The Palace, April 4, 1994. Crooked Rain tour. Hollywood, CA. Download: MP3: Pavement :: Box Elder (Live @ The Palace, April 4th, 1994) MP3: Pavement :: Range Life (Live @ The Palace, April 4th, 1994) MP3: Pavement :: Brinx Job (Live @ The Palace, April 4th, 1994) MP3: Pavement :: Brink […]

Friday, October 19th, 2007

Based on their previous release schedule, I would venture to guess that we can expect the next Matador deluxe Pavement reissue sometime within the next 12 – 18 months — up to bat: 1997’s Brighten The Corners. It is around this release that the Pavement ‘extras’ begin to thin out, me thinks, so I imagine […]

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

“Time After Time Was My Least Favorite Song…” – The Unseen Power of the Picket Fence Over the past few months I have been working my way through some of the more interesting titles in the 33 1/3 book series that the Continuum publishing house has been releasing the last several years. The other night […]