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American Music Club Released “The Golden Age” 15 Years Ago Today

37 days ago
Magnet Magazine15 years ago today, American Music Club released The Golden Age. Keep the good times rolling. Read Mark Eitzel in MAGNET on Bird Of Youth, Buzzcocks, Leonard Cohen, Elvis Costello, Giant Sand, Rickie Lee Jones, Elvis Presley, R.E.M., Judee Sill, Patt... more info

Happy Birthday Mark Eitzel (American Music Club)

57 days ago
Magnet MagazineHappy birthday Mark Eitzel (American Music Club). We’ll break the champagne across the bow. Read Eitzel in MAGNET on Bird Of Youth, Buzzcocks, Leonard Cohen, Elvis Costello, Giant Sand, Rickie Lee Jones, Elvis Presley, R.E.M., Judee Sill, Patti Smi... more info

Transmissions Podcast :: Matt Sullivan of Light in the Attic/In Conversation: Howe Gelb, Steve Wynn, and Robyn Hitchcock

1643 days ago
Aquarium DrunkardWe’re back. The weather is beginning to turn. We’re almost there. Welcome to the September edition of the Transmissions podcast. On this episode, we sit down with three legends of independent music: psychedelic singer/songwriter Robyn H... more info

Live Video: John Doe & His Rock n’ Roll Band

2433 days ago
KEXP SeattleFor the past 40 years, John Doe has done it all, from fronting legendary punk band X to acting in TV and film. On his twelfth solo album, The Westerner, he found inspiration in the desert around him in Tucson, Arizona, where he was recording with How... more info

Giant Sand – “Transponder” (Feat. Jason Lytle) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

2882 days ago
StereogumDescribing the music of Howe Gelb as “alt-country” doesn’t do justice to the immense, genre-spanning catalogue that he’s amassed over his band Giant Sand’s 30 years in existence. True, Gelb has put out several great records within the roots... more info

Review Revue: Giant Sand - The Love Songs

3519 days ago
KEXP SeattleHowe Gelb is a goddamn institution. Over the past three decades he has released 25 albums with the mercurial outfit Giant Sand (originally known as Giant Sandworm, most lately known as Giant Giant Sand), and almost as many albums under his own name (... more info

Are Your Songs Rabbits? :: Wooden Wand Interviews Howe Gelb

3704 days ago
Aquarium DrunkardOur Longshots series returns with two of the more prolific voices working in music today — Wooden Wand’s James Jackson Toth and Giant Sand’s Howe Gelb; both of whom just saw album releases this year, Blood Oaths of the New Blues and Tucson, res... more info

(Goldmine Sacks) Week in Pop: Bogan Via, Giant Giant Sand, Julian Malone, Open Mike Eagle & Ras G, Sunglasses

3750 days ago
Impose MagazineIf you are reading this after December 12, 2012, then congratulations on surviving yet another overrated doomsday prediction. In fact, you deserve a purple heart for getting through 2012 alone. But now get ready for that festivus time of year where t... more info

Giant Giant Sand

3799 days ago
TopixOf all the pretentiously unpretentious artistes in indie rock, Giant Sand's Howe Gelb seems like the least likely to do a concept album. more info

Globe-trotting Calexico touches down at the Fonda

3807 days ago
L.A. Times - Pop & HissLast month's "Algiers" may be Calexico's first record with Los Angeles-based Anti- Records, but for this Arizona outfit the deal represents something of a homecoming. Joey Burns and John Convertino originally met in L.A. when both were playing as mem... more info

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