Guante, Daughters of the Sun, Ashleigh Still featured in this week's City Pages

Guante and Big Cats!

Guante and Big Cats!

We've got another great week of music content loaded onto the site -- see below for a rundown of the music section that appears in the print edition of City Pages this week.

Guante: A warrior with words

By Michael L. Walsh

Spending an afternoon with the talented emcee and spoken word artist Guante, who recently released a collaborative album with producer Big Cats!

Daughters of the Sun face longest dawn

By David Hansen

The local psych-rock band has just released a split-12" with Vampire Hands, and the two bands are in the midst of a massive six-week US tour.

CD Review: Ashleigh Still and Nick Salisbury, Firefly

By Jeff Gage

The smoldering duo release a sparse, slow-burning album featuring Still's "breathy performances," Jeff Gage writes. "Her friskiness reveals an inner strength and playfulness that belie the vulnerabilities she so openly puts on display."

5ingles: The Songs We Can't Escape

By Ray Cummings

Spinning the latest singles by LCD Soundsystem, DJ Khaled, The-Dream, and more.

Critics' Picks

By Gimme Noise staff

Our top picks for shows this week, including Amos Lee, the Bangles, Apples in Stereo, and Los Campesinos!