in Music Stuff
on Aug 03, 2010
Two of may favorite bands The Black Angels and Black Mountain, are touring together this fall, which guarantees hours of awesome psychedelic jams. I can't wait to catch one of these shows!!
Take a trip... out to a rock show near you :)
The Dropout Boogie Tour with The Black Angels and Black Mountain10/28/10 Chicago, IL - Metro10/30/10 Buffalo, NY - Tralf Music Hall10/31/10 Toronto, ON - Phoenix Concert Theatre11/01/10 Montreal, QC - La Tulipe11/02/10 Boston, MA - ... Read More
Elisabeth Wilson went to yet another awesome show in Portland. Here's her take on Zola Jesus at Holocene on July 25th.
I went to see Zola Jesus last Sunday night (despite being in the final throws of a fever) just to see what all the cool kids were talking about. Twenty-one year old Nika Roza Danilova trained as an opera singer before morphing into her present form as noise/electronic/goth songwriter and chanteuse. On Sunday night, she performed with one ... Read More
It could be said that the music of Daniel Johnston is especially sad, because it has such a peppy little sound to it. While getting ready this morning, I chose Johnston's new early recordings compilation, The Story of An Artist (Munster Records), as my background music and found my spirits quickly lifted by his eccentric piano playing and child like way of singing. Knowing the back story of Johnston, and how he has suffered from bipolar disorder nearly his whole ... Read More
BY Alison Berry
in Music Stuff
on Jul 29, 2010
Self-taught pianist, poet, producer, and critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Rachael Sage will be previewing her latest revue "Stop Me If I'm Kvetching..." for one night only in New York City at the new Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2 Wednesday, August 4th at 7:30 PM. Super sweet! You can purchase tickets for $10 here. You can also purchase tickets for the actual Edinburgh Festival Fringe (in ... Read More
This Sunday, August 1st, Roberta's Pizza of Bushwick will host The Cure for a Cure. Several independent artists will gather in the garden to perform covers of The Cure in order to raise money for the Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia Foundation from 2-9pm.
Heritage Foods, Pies n Thighs, and, of course, Roberta's will be working the grill while you enjoy cool brews from Union Beer Distributors and listen to great live music. If that's not enough to get ... Read More