Folk Ways: Josh Ritter’s secrets to success: knowing your history and not being a jerk (Playing Thursday, 5th at The Cannery Ballroom w/Tift Merritt)
Dream Bieber: The curiously fast fame of Justin Bieber, which may or may not devour him and spit him out (Playing Wednesday, 11th at Bridgestone Arena)
In The Spin: Torche, BEINGS and more
Plus a whole raft of Critics' Picks like you wouldn't believe, weighing in everyone from Primus to The Poison Arrows (feat. ex-Don Caballero bassist Patrick Morris), Indigo Girls to Katie Herzig, The Protomen w/Magic Hammer & Make-Up and Vanity Set to Unknown Hinson, Grand Palace Rock the Block to Lee Shanel and more.