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Pixies Announce New Album, World Tour and New Bass Player

Pixies announce that their sophomore "post-reunion" album, Head Carrier, will be released on September 30 (Pixiesmusic/Play It Again Sam/ [PIAS]). The 12-track collection of the band's unique aural mix of surrealism, psychedelia, dissonance and surf rock was produced by Tom Dalgety (Killing Joke, Royal Blood) and recorded at London's Rak Studios from mid-February through to mid-March this year.... …

Live Review: Pixies at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom, 11/24

If one thing was clear at the Pixies’ November 24 show—the second night of a three-day residency at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom—it was that they felt their music mattered more than their legend. Although the band, whom Kurt Cobain canonized, by saying that he outright plagiarized them on “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” was playing its classic 1989 album Doolittle in its entirety (as well as its... …