- Matt Davis
- Guided by Voices
• Guided by Voices have released approximately 3,450,731 songs in their lengthy lifetime, including two new albums this year alone. What keeps them going?
LISTEN: Guided by Voices - "Authoritarian Zoo"
• Dragging an Ox Through Water's Brian Mumford says, "Sometimes my live sets are really pretty mellow. And then a lot of times they get pretty fuckin' hairy, too." His excellent new album, Panic Sentry, embraces the best of both tendencies.
LISTEN: Dragging an Ox Through Water - "Sparrow Command"
• Chelsea Wolfe is a shape shifter, a chameleon, a one-of-a-kind performer. On her current tour, she's doing an acoustic, string-oriented thing. Later down the line she may very well do dark metal. You won't want to miss a single step.
LISTEN: Chelsea Wolfe - "Feral Sound"
• Hey, it's All-Ages Action!, our expert selection of this week's can't-miss all-ages shows!
• And your guide for living the next seven days of your life with only the best possible music available, in our Up & Coming section.