PRIMER


PRIMER: Dinosaur Jr.

Sep 7, 2012

If you never got into modern rock legends Dinosaur Jr., find out what you're missing in our Primer.

PRIMER: Buffy Sainte-Marie

Aug 25, 2012

Three years ago I was too impatient to take in more than five minutes of a Buffy Sainte-Marie festival performance. I made a huge mistake - here's why.

PRIMER: Spencer Krug

Aug 10, 2012

In this week's Primer, Dan Berube guides us through the work of multi-monikered artist Spencer Krug.

PRIMER: Laurie Anderson

Jul 20, 2012

If you have a list of alternative icons you’d love to get into but don’t know where to start, get ready to cross some of them off with PRIMER, in which we guide you through the varied careers of renowned indie icons. This week: conceptual pop artist Laurie Anderson.

PRIMER: Scott Walker

Jul 6, 2012

If you have a list of alternative icons you’d love to get into but don’t know where to start, get ready to cross some of them off with PRIMER, in which we guide you through the varied careers of renowned indie icons. This week: pop-star-turned-art-rocker, Scott Walker.

Sun Ra: Man, Myth, Alien, Angel

Jun 8, 2012

If you have a list of alternative icons you’d love to get into but don’t know where to start, get ready to cross some of them off with PRIMER. This week Dan Busheikin paints a basic portrait of the far-out jazz visionary Sun Ra.

PRIMER: The Beastie Boys

May 25, 2012

If you have a list of alternative icons you’d love to get into but don’t know where to start, get ready to cross some of them off with PRIMER, in which we guide you through the highs, lows, and confusing bits of the careers of renowned indie icons. This week: The Beastie Boys.