Adam Hall

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  • 13 years ago | Reviews

    The Raveonettes Whip It On Orchard Imagine: On a full-throttle bender through the Nevada desert, the rebel malcontent protagonist of a lurid b-movie trailer sits behind the wheel of a whiskey-fueled jet-black '57 Chevy. With the squealing din of p...

  • 13 years ago | Reviews

    Josh Rouse Under Cold Blue Stars Slow River/Rykodisc A segment on NPR produces airwave alchemy, instantaneously transforming any musician into a golden goose for a record label. Witness late singer Eva Cassidy's posthumous ascension on the charts:...

  • 14 years ago | Essays

    Reverb rockers Jonas embrace the joys of wonkery.

  • 14 years ago | Essays

    Just because the band mines their dreams for song ideas doesn't mean they're sleeping all the time.

  • 14 years ago | Essays

    Dub Meets the Desktop in the Many-Sided Music of Triangle.

  • 14 years ago | Reviews

    Ryan Adams Gold Universal   RYAN ADAMS NO longer sees his shot glass as half empty. The ex-Whiskeytown frontman has finally shed the pessimistically drunken enfant terrible rep he earned upon the release of 2000's Heartbreaker--an album that,...