Editor’s note: It’s a slow week in music, so we figured we would revisit one of our favorite lists we have done, our very favorite band names. Band names are a highly subjective topic for a top ten list. Some people are more partial to goofy names (Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. anybody). Some people dig simplicity (Cream). And some people even have a penchant for alliteration (Modest Mouse). We try to give every type of name its due on our
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Editors note: We originally posted this last summer, which was full of apocalypse comedies. Last week marked the release of the Left Behind, the latest in a flurry of faith-based films and one more bad movie to add to Nick Cage’s strange filmography. We also recently had two new apocalyptic dramas in HBO’s The Leftovers and FX’s The Strain finish their first seasons. Not too mention it’s almost Halloween, so we thought it appropriate to revisit one of our favorite lists. We all love us some
Editors Note: This was originally posted in 2011. One year ago, LxL brought you our top ten albums of autumn, which we posted again this morning because we still feel it is a very strong list. Never ones to sit on our laurels though, we thought we could tackle the best songs of autumn, which is a much more convoluted conversation. Do we insist the song make mention to falling leaves, postseason baseball, or pumpkin patches? Do we go by
Zac Brown Band Maryland Heights, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater September 12, 2014 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Maryland Heights, MO is the seventh level of hell.
Editor’s Note: Check out Part 1 of Austin’s piece here Between 2004 and 2010 I got to see Robert Randolph gain a lot of notoriety and success. I got to see him steal the show on the Grammy’s. Unclassified (2003) and Colorblind (2006) were really solid records for an artist known mostly for his live performances. But, slowly, starting in maybe 2007 or so, I was subjected to seeing Randolph lose a little bit of flavor just about every time. I