Grizzly Bear and Final Fantasy by FJP

In the past couple of weeks I’ve seen two really great live shows: one by Grizzly Bear and another by Final Fantasy. I have a feeling that Grizzly Bear and Final Fantasy, both, will shape the future of music.  I don’t see them as big stars, I see them more as catalysts to a newer…

Robbers on High Street by Clare McNulty

When Robbers on High Street performed at Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco last Friday, I got all turned around. They’re a tricky band, these guys. The earth-toned hipsters started their set with songs that could have been a mating call for early Strokes and Spoon fans, but as they drew more from their…