Review: Conor Oberst’s Solo Turn Marks Country-Rock Emergence
2008 / Music

Review: Conor Oberst’s Solo Turn Marks Country-Rock Emergence

Already secure in his place as the imaginative, whiny voice of the emo generation, Bright Eyes’ frontman Conor Oberst has embarked on a solo career that leaves behind much of what we’ve come to expect from him. His new, self-titled album dumps overwrought songwriting confessionals for the sweet and simple sounds of country-rock. Continue reading

Concert Review: ‘Vote For Change’ Concert An Exhilarating, Exhausting Mix Of Stars
2004 / Live Reviews / Music

Concert Review: ‘Vote For Change’ Concert An Exhilarating, Exhausting Mix Of Stars

A once-in-a-lifetime list of classic rock god have joined forces for “Vote For Change” tour to raise money for and rally support for Democratic candidates. At the tour’s Minnesota stop, the “stars” literally aligned and with the help of surprise guest, left the audience exhilarated and wipe out. Read our Soundbytes review. Continue reading