The Orwells, Mallrats (La La La) Part of a wave of brat-pop garage punk coming up in Chicago. Mallrats captures the teenage boredom of wasting your days at one of the countless, carbon-copy malls in Chicago's
While working on her well-received 2012 album "Ekstasis," Los Angeles singer-composer Julia Holter crafted a song that was such a departure that she set it aside. The piece, "Maxim's II," was inspired
Last summer's hit novel Gone Girl opens with a scene set in the trendy early noughties magazine circles of Brooklyn. "The party is being thrown by one of Carmen's good friends who writes about movies…"
Singer Susan Tedeschi and guitarist Derek Trucks met and fell in love in New Orleans. They got married and started a family, but pursued their music careers separately — until 2010, when the two combined