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Yo La Tengo

Jersey’s Greatest Hits: Yo La Tengo – Ride the Tiger

1986 was a landmark year for alternative music. The Smiths released their best album, The Queen Is Dead, Lifes Rich Pageant pushed R.E.M. out of college rock and onto the Billboard charts, and the Beastie Boys’ Licensed to Ill made [...]

October 29, 2015 Features
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Listening Party: 12 Of The Best Records Put Out By New Jersey Artists In 2013 (So Far)

You don’t need a calendar to know that we’re very much in the middle of the dog days of summer. Just open a window. As is always the case, the hotbed of musical talent that is the Garden State has [...]

July 22, 2013 Features

The Last Weeks of Maxwell’s (Part 1): Condo Fucks / Yo La Tengo

NOTE: This story originally appeared at Cool Dad Music “This band does not exist without this club.” That was Ira Kaplan / Kid Condo in the final moments of a double bill that saw both Yo La Tengo’s final performance at Maxwell’s as well as [...]

June 17, 2013 Cool Dad Music, Live, Reviews
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Solid Sound Festival Curated By Wilco Reveals Lineup

The Wilco-curated Solid Sound Festival slated for June 21st through the 23rd at the Massachusetts Museum Of Contemporary Arts has revealed the lineup for this 2013 edition of the event and it will feature such summertime festival circuit notables as [...]

February 14, 2013 Music Festivals, News
Yo La Tengo

Yo La Tengo Unveils Video For “I’ll Be Around”

You may recall a few weeks ago when we hosted a day of features affectionally dubbed “Yo La Tuesday”, which was conceived by some mad-cap genius who clearly doesn’t have an ego problem. So we’d be remiss if we didn’t [...]

January 30, 2013 News

Yo La Tengo – Fade

Yo La Tengo is the kind of band that makes me beam with pride to be from New Jersey. Forming in Hoboken during the mid-80s, the group has released twelve records, fourteen EPs, numerous singles and collaborations, two soundtracks and [...]

January 15, 2013 New Music, Reviews

Sunday Run: Yo La Tengo, Fade, 2013

We see it from Tony’s perspective every time.  The bell rings as the door at Holsten’s opens, and Tony looks up to see the next person coming into the diner.  The bell rings one, last time.  We should see Meadow [...]

January 14, 2013 Cool Dad Music, Features