Wave Of Rejuvenation: Paz Lenchantin Breathes New Life Into The Pixies

L-R: Paz Lenchantin, Black Francis, David Lovering, Joey Santiago

When original bassist Kim Deal left the Pixies in 2013, many fans wondered if it would spell the end of the line for the group.

But a few years after Deal’s departure, the Pixies appear to be enjoying a new lease …

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An Interview with Pixies: Adding To Their Legacy

I’ll never forget watching the final scene of Fight Club for the first time and loving every bit of it. As buildings collapsed and the screen faded to black, music was playing that seemed to fit the movie so perfectly. The song, of course, was one of Pixies’ most popular …

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Pixies @ Bowery Ballroom

MANHATTAN, NY—When Pixies bassist Kim Deal announced this summer that she was quitting the group, many fans wondered if it meant the end for their alternative rock heroes.

Well, far from it.

Instead, the band announced a full tour, hired Muffs leader Kim Shattuck to handle bass duties, and actually …

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Pixies: Alternative Redemption

This Boston alternative-rock band first started performing in 1986, disbanded in 1993, and reunited in 2004. Although Pixies may have broken up in the midst of their success, they are still known as being a major influence on the alternative scene of the 1990s. Now back and better than ever, …

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The Pixies / Black Gold @ Hammerstein Ballroom

NEW YORK, NY—Any time a respected, formerly dissolved band reunites to play old favorites, there are always going to be people who ascribe shallow motivations to that band, gripe about the pricy concert tickets and point out the lack of new releases.

I’m sure that was the case when the …

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