Star Apps: Stephen Malkmus
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks’ sixth release, “Wig Out at Jagbags” may have been worked out “on a computer on someone else’s table in someone else’s apartment” in Berlin and in a rural Belgium studio, but in traditional Malkmus fashion, sounds as casual, lived in, and American as a vintage Polo sweater. Grab the album (iTunes/Amazon) on Jan. 6 and tickets (Live Nation, StubHub, eSeats) for their upcoming U.S. tour, which “Jicks” off Feb. 12, in Denver.
Download.com caught up with the indie rockfather, following his return to the U.S., while out on holiday with his family, skiing and ice skating in Sun Valley, Idaho, among the “oatmeal jet set,” about recording the new album on Ableton and … [Read more]
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