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  • Critic's Notebook: The lowdown with Tom Waits

    Critic's Notebook: The lowdown with Tom Waits
    Over the course of three hours of conversation at a roadside diner here called Pete's Henny Penny, Tom Waits, the singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, actor and note taker, will offer the following similes and metaphors, seemingly at random though just as likely cataloged in his memory for future use: an aging musician as "a Popsicle in the sun on a bus bench in Florida"; the process of creation as "like making Chinese food — it's very exotic and it takes a lot of time"; the Henny Penny as "privately owned, like I am"; and a woman losing her wedding ring near a lake, biting into it later when eating fish, and how such magical irony may or may not have something to do with the way Waits and his longtime collaborator-wife, Kathleen Brennan, create songs.
  • Primus, Weezer rule the concert scene this week

    Primus, Weezer rule the concert scene this week
    Grab your dreamboat, Annie, and be a little queen at Hard Rock Live at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, when Heart's Wilson sisters will take the stage for the South Florida stop of their "Fanatic" tour. The band's latest album was released earlier this month, and,...

    Les Claypool┬┐s strange frequencies

    If you’ve seen Les Claypool wearing a lobster suit in Primus’ 2011 music video for the song “Tragedy’s A’Comin’,” you know the frontman is a genius of weird, and a goofball. But if you’re a die-hard fan of...

    Les Claypool's strange frequencies

    Les Claypool's strange frequencies
    If you've seen Les Claypool wearing a lobster suit in Primus' 2011 music video for the song "Tragedy's A'Comin'," you know the frontman is a genius of weird, and a goofball. But if you're a die-hard fan of the funk-metal trio, you've known that since...

    Primus at the Fillmore: "Grinnin' like bastards"

    The crowd at a Primus concert is, for the most part, predictable: A sea of black T-shirts and hoodies washes over the chosen venue, this time the Fillmore Miami Beach, with whiskey or beer in hand and often neon-colored tresses. Spectators' ages ranged...