Don't make the breakup a big deal if you're just gonna get back together
You expect artists like KISS or Cher to tell you every farewell performance is their last. It's all part of the act. But earnest post-rockers Slint? Where's the indie cred in auctioning off your gear, giving a grand farewell, and then, um, squeezing in just one more tour? This week writer Michael Alan Goldberg delves into why sometimes it's tough to be a Slint fan.