Stephen Malkmus

  • Stephen Malkmus: “I’m Getting My Meaning From More Grounded Things”
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    Stephen Malkmus: “I’m Getting My Meaning From More Grounded Things”

    “G’day,” Stephen Malkmus’s iconic monotone crawls down the phone line. His languid drawl is punctuated by high-pitched giggling, and at one point he bursts into a mumbled rendition of a Justin Timberlake hit. The ex-Pavement frontman is in Perth with his current outfit Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks, recovering from jet lag (or a possible

  • Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks 2015 Australian Tour Announced
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    Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks 2015 Australian Tour Announced

    Pavement frontman Stephen Malkmus and his band The Jicks have added a bunch of intimate club shows to their 2015 Australian itinerary, which will also see them perform at Perth International Arts Festival, Golden Plains and as part of Melbourne Zoo’s Twilights program. Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks will play headlining shows in Adelaide, Hobart,

  • Review: Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks – Wig Out At Jagbags
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    Review: Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks – Wig Out At Jagbags

    The angst harnessed by ’90s college rock bands was compelling, however in the ensuing decades, that same angst proved difficult to display on new records, especially as the heroes of the genre faced elder statesmanship. Entering a whole new millennia, Weezer, the Pixies, and their fellow alumni have left the jungle as toothless tigers. Meet

  • Malkmus Blasts U2, Strauss-Kahn
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    Malkmus Blasts U2, Strauss-Kahn

    Stephen Malkmus can be a contrary, inflammatory old cove. Fans will recall his mild digs at the Smashing Pumpkins and others on Pavement‘s Range Life, while woe betide the journalist who asks him a question about Pavement when he’s plugging a solo LP. Now, he has taken to blogging to vent his spleen about a

  • Stephen Malkmus Announces New Album Produced By Beck
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    Stephen Malkmus Announces New Album Produced By Beck

    Just over a year ago, the world embraced the reunion of Pavement for a world tour that began here in Australia. Of course, no new material came as the result of that time, as expected, but now fans can take solace in the fact a new album from Stephen Malkmus album is on the way.

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