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Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks @ Siren Festival 2008

Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks @ Siren Festival 2008

At the end of the day, as the sun was setting, Fetival-goers were left with the choice of two big bands: Broken Social Scene, or my choice, Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks. When I told my friends that was who I wanted to go see, most of them looked at me like I was crazy. […]


Jaguar Love @ Siren Festival 2008

Jaguar Love @ Siren Festival 2008

If you met me today, or only knew my musical taste from this website, then you would probably be surprised to know that I used to LOVE hardcore back in high school. Trust me, it’s true, even if I was only ever on the fringes of all that. As time went on, I learned that […]


Islands @ Siren Festival 2008

Islands @ Siren Festival 2008

I mentioned in my last post that many of the bands I see at Siren Festival become my new favorites. Well, here’s one of them. Islands is from Montreal and at least two of its members were a part of the Unicorns. They’re a little strange, but man are they fun. Go check out “Creeper” […]


Siren Festival 2008!

Siren Festival 2008!

On July 19, most of the music-loving population of the New York City Metropolitan area descended on Coney Island for some fun in the sun: Siren Festival 2008. Each year for the past eight years, the Village Voice newspaper has thrown this all-day party in Coney Island. For free. Yes, just one of many reasons […]