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loudQUIETloud: A Film About the Pixies
This film captures a fair amount of this band's electric charge and documents its 2004 reunion tour.
"...Galkin. Has there ever been another band like the Pixies? If so, they were lost to time, influencing the..."

Oct. 27, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

ACL Teaser: Shakey Graves
Why is the local one-man-band in the new Pixies video?
"...the same reaction I did when they watched the Pixies video for “Andro Queen,” which debuted on Monday: “Oh..."

Oct. 9, 2013 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Monkeys Gone to Heaven
The Pixies aren't a family and that's a good thing, according to Kim Deal
"...After roughly 20 minutes on the phone with the Pixies bassist and Breeders founder, there's no rock star huffing..."

Sept. 17, 2010 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

Monkeys Gone to Heaven
Pixies drummer David Lovering by the numbers
"...youthful passions were music and electrical engineering, the Massachusetts-born Pixies drummer tends to describe the band's sonic output in..."

Sept. 17, 2010 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Monkeys Gone to Heaven
Meet the Pixies
"...AC: Before this tour, the Pixies always shied away from performing "Here Comes Your Man."..."

Sept. 17, 2010 Music Feature by Austin Powell

Monkeys Gone to Heaven
Pixies guitarist Joey Santiago sounds the call ... for balut!
"...Austin Chronicle: Have the Pixies ever played the Philippines?..."

Sept. 17, 2010 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

The Salt of Life
This Italian import by the director of Mid-August Lunch addresses the concerns of aging men who realize they are no longer attractive to young women.
"...lustful fantasy conclusion, set to the tune of the Pixies’ “Here Comes Your Man.” So hyperbolic are his fantasies..."

April 6, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Monkeys Gone to Heaven
Meet the Pixies
" Brisbane, Australia. At 9pm sharp, Central Daylight Time, Pixies guitarist Joey Santiago and bandmate David Lovering called their..."

Sept. 17, 2010 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

The United States of Leland
Kevin Spacey-produced indie drama plays like The OC's more intellectual, older sibling.
"...autistic boy to death (to a soundtrack of the Pixies, no less) and offers zero rationale. He can’t even..."

April 16, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me
"...accompany the film, with songs by the Cramps, the Pixies and Violent Femmes, among others. Hold Me, Thrill Me,..."

Aug. 27, 1993 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

"...a creepy enough cast and featured music by the Pixies...."

Sept. 27, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

No Aloha
Going long distance with Kim Deal
"...In case you didn't read this week's music story, Pixies play their 1989 LP Doolittle tonight and tomorrow at..."

Sept. 21, 2010 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Double Bliss
A day in the life of 'Austin City Limits' at 30
"...a well-guarded secret. So, with an assist from the Pixies, we're peeking behind the curtain. Here, then, is a..."

Oct. 29, 2004 Music Feature by Andy Langer

"...PixiesPixies DVD (4AD)PixiesWave of Mutilation: Best of Pixies (4AD)..."

Sept. 17, 2004 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Sound Checking for a Pulse, and Finding It
The rock docs in this year's 24 Beats Per Second program rattle and hum with soul and revolt.
"...on the set over their mutual love of the Pixies, the legendary indies who had imploded unceremoniously back in..."

March 10, 2006 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

The Pixies
Record Review
"...The Pixies(SpinArt)..."

July 12, 2002 Music Review by Ken Lieck

Record Reviews
"...THE PIXIES..."

Nov. 21, 1997 Music Review

Rock & Roll Books
Gift Guide
"...the World: The Oral History of a Band Called Pixies..."

Dec. 1, 2006 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

SXSW Panel Recap: A Conversation with Kim Deal & Steve Albini
Indie rock revelations are all in the deets
"...Since becoming the Pixies’ bassist in 1986 and then forming the Breeders a..."

March 15, 2018 SXSW Post by Libby Webster

Crash Landing in Teen Heaven
A reunited Sincola on the 1990s
"...road trip with non-stop abuse to my Breeders & Pixies cassettes (back in the day!) I was feeling inspired..."

Sept. 8, 2011 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Seasons in the Abyss
Pixies, Rush, Megadeth, and Slayer: the return of the album.
"...starts. You never know what’s going to happen. The Pixies’ two-night stand at the Austin Music Hall last Tuesday..."

Sept. 29, 2010 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
Tuning in to KOOP Radio, dropping out for the Pixies, and turning up for HAAM Benefit Day
"...Moving forward through the past, the Pixies' Doolittle rewind at the Austin Music Hall on Tuesday..."

Sept. 24, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

Rockabye Baby
Rockabye baby, on the treetops, when the bow breaks, the cradle will rawk!
" distribution, though: Rockabye Baby! Lullaby Renditions of the Pixies dropped July 17...."

Aug. 3, 2007 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Interviews and reviews
"...loudQUIETloud: A Film About the Pixies..."

March 17, 2006 Screens Feature by Marrit Ingman

It may be in Chicago, but there's something distinctly Austin about Lollapalooza 2005.
"...festival's best-attended portions were for alt-rock warhorses like the Pixies, Weezer, and a surprisingly spry Billy Idol, who's really..."

July 29, 2005 Music Column by Christopher Gray

ACL 04: They're only feet, and "TCB" didn't need them anyway
"...capped by unapologetic anthems "Vindicated" and "Hands Down." "The Pixies are next, and I'm excited!" he exclaimed as Spoon..."

Sept. 24, 2004 Music Column by Christopher Gray

ACL Live Review: Breeders
Alt-rock icons’ classic lineup delivers the cannonball
"...bass to remind the crowd she was once the Pixies’ Mrs. John Murphy. And yes, they covered her Pixies..."

Oct. 7, 2018 Music Post by Tim Stegall

The Brain Behind Ambient Trio Dallas Acid
Exploring the oscillators, envelope generators, and filters that create the band’s pastoral, spacey sound
"...drenched in delay, and guest Paz Lenchantin of the Pixies supplied a bed of tension on her violin...."

Oct. 27, 2017 Music Feature by Dan Gentile

Levitation Live Shot: Las Robertas
Reverb overlay can’t obfuscate Spanish for “vicious”
"...more of her wild side in the intro to “Pixies vs. Tool.”..."

May 10, 2015 Music Post by Nina Hernandez

Chasing C. Robert Cargill's 'Dreams and Shadows'
AICN veteran on goblins, research, and if he's done with criticism
"...the Texas Hill country. But don't worry, there's no pixies in cowboy boots: These are the old ways, the..."

Feb. 28, 2013 Books Post by Richard Whittaker

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