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Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 12/13/2011

David Malitz picks his top 10 albums of 2011

Bill Callahan and Destroyer top the list.

By David Malitz  |  11:32 AM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Bill Callahan, Destroyer, Real Estate, Shabazz Palaces, Eleanor Friedberger, Yuck, [Expletive] Up, Julianna Barwick, Total Control, The Bats, David Kilgour, The Feelies

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 06/28/2011

Live last night: Monday Night RAW with [Expletive] Up

Why the Toronto hardcore band’s concert at Rock & Roll Hotel felt a lot like watching wrestling.

By David Malitz  |  02:37 PM ET, 06/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Live last night, Riffs | Tags:  [Expletive] Up

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 06/23/2011

Taking sides: Top 5 albums of 2011 — so far

Albums by Bon Iver, Adele and [Expletive] Up are among the year’s best at the halfway point.

By David Malitz, Allison Stewart and Chris Richards  |  01:00 PM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  [Expletive] Ip, Destroyer, Yuck, Bill Callahan, Dirty Beaches Adele, PJ Harvey, My Morning Jacket, Gil Scott-Heron, Jamie XX, Bon Iver, Katy B, James Blake, Trouble

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 06/07/2011

Quick spins: [Expletive] Up, The Rosebuds, Black Cobain

An epic new album from Toronto’s [Expletive] Up, a stellar breakup album from the Rosebuds and a very promising new mixtape from D.C. rapper Black Cobain.

By David Malitz, Timothy Bracy and Allison Stewart  |  12:29 PM ET, 06/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quick spins | Tags:  [Expletive] Up, The Rosebuds, Black CObain

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 09/10/2010

In concert: [Expletive] Up at Rock & Roll Hotel

Damian Abraham and one of his fans sharing a moment at Rock & Roll Hotel. (All photos by Josh Sisk) By David Malitz Damian Abraham came to the Rock & Roll Hotel Thursday night to make amends. The hefty, hirsute...

By David Malitz  |  01:38 PM ET, 09/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  [Expletive] Up

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 04/02/2010

DNA Test Fest: A starting lineup of noise-rock and baseball

[Expletive] Jeans = Ryan Howard? Read on - it will make sense. If you're familiar with Fan Death Records it's probably for one of two reasons: 1) you are a connoisseur of the finest in aggressive, demented noise-rock, or 2)...

By David Malitz  |  12:30 PM ET, 04/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  DNA Test Fest, Fan Death Records, Home Blitz, Neon Blud, Psychedelic Horse[expletive], Sightings, [Expletive] Jeans