Fans of deafening reverb and swirling guitars rejoiced when enigmatic My Bloody Valentine front man Kevin Shields announced in November that his band—dormant since 1995—was reactivating to release a new album and play a handful of gigs. This announcement came only a few weeks after another noisy, distortion-drenched band, Swervedriver, announced their own reunion tour plans for 2008, and spaced-out psych-rockers the Verve played their first concert since... More >>>