Pierce Brosnan fell in love with Sorrento on film set
Terminally-ill author IAIN BANKS has treated himself to a luxury sports car so he can indulge his love of driving in the Scottish Highlands.
Resident Evil zombie stunt...
Rocker THURSTON MOORE is open to reuniting SONIC YOUTH if he can rebuild the "trust" with his estranged wife KIM GORDON.
Kristin Chenoweth selling T-shirts to help Oklahoma animals
Newlywed rocker JAMES RIGHTON is adamant his high-profile marriage to Hollywood A-lister KEIRA KNIGHTLEY will never distract from his career in music.
How Giving Builds Community: The Case of Sonic Youth
The avant garde noise rock band and Do-It-Yourself pioneer Sonic Youth is better known for getting talked about by famous musicians than for the number of albums it sold.
Wed May 22, 2013
Milwaukee band Die Kreuzen gets 2nd chance
Die Kreuzen should have been one of the handful of Milwaukee-area bands like the Violent Femmes and the BoDeans that made it in a big way.
Tue May 21, 2013
Ten's Pick for Today on RTE Radio
Dan Hegarty takes a look at the career of American musician Beck tonight on The Alternative, while Irish exploring success is celebrated on Today with Pat Kenny.
Mon May 20, 2013
One On 1 Profile: After 30 Years With Sonic Youth, Musician...
Thurston Moore has been part of the New York music scene for three decades, and he's still going, proving to be a rare example of lasting independence in the music industry.
Fri May 17, 2013
Q&A: Thurston Moore on Chelsea Light Moving, Occupy Wall Street and the Future of Sonic Youth
Ever since he and his wife and Sonic Youth bandmate Kim Gordon announced their split in late 2011, Thurston Moore has kept his mouth largely shut.
Wed May 15, 2013
Something Else! Reviews
On Second Thought: Thurston Moore - Demolished Thoughts
The advance publicity for the fourth official solo album by Sonic Youth member/author/art damaged polymath Thurston Moore offered a challenge: You may think you know where a Thurston record does or does not factor into your world Point taken.
5/15/13: Today's Tips: Wednesday
MUSIC : California Guitar Trio @ Caffe Lena , Saratoga Springs. The unique threesome of guitar wizards - Bert Lams from Belgium, Hideyo Moriya from Japan and Paul Richards from Utah - delivers an evening of fretboard fireworks in support of their latest album, Andromeda .
Fri May 10, 2013
Hear the latest Indie Rock Hit Parade
The most recent episode of XPN's Indie Rock Hit Parade was a clearinghouse of sorts.
Fri May 03, 2013
New York Magazine
Don't Fear 'The Younger Woman'
Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth recently told Elle that her long partnership with Thurston Moore ended "in a kind of normal way midlife crisis, starstruck woman." The woman in question, as it turns out, is 34, and the midlife crisis his, naturally.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Jane Fonda immortalised in...
DAFT PUNK have broken previous records on music-sharing service Spotify after fans flocked to listen to their new track.
The Washington Monthly
Happy birthday, Kim Gordon
Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon turns 60 today. I admire Kim Gordon for many reasons. First and foremost is the brilliance of the music she created with Sonic Youth, especially the improbable fact that they continued to make great music for three decades .
Fri Apr 26, 2013
The Huffington Post
PHOTO: Kim Gordon's Style Is An Alternative Rock Icon
We've been in awe of Kim Gordon 's style ever since we were angst-ridden teenagers pasting Sonic Youth posters on our walls.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
We all know that having an affair with a married man is an awful thing to do. But does that make it okay for the media to publicly shame the "other woman"? On Tuesday, Jezebel published a piece stating that they had "confirmed" the identity of the other woman musician Kim Gordon alluded to in an ELLE interview on her split from husband of 27 years ... (more)