Wednesday, July 27, 2005
personality crisis

The New York Dolls play the Commodore on September 1st. There's a presale on now through House of Blues if you sign up as a "member" (for their newsletter). Regular on-sale starts Friday at 10am. Tickets are $32.50 + charges.

The previously mentioned Garbage show is also on presale through HoB, with the regular on-sale starting Friday at 10am. Tickets are a whopping $40 + charges. ouch.

It's not nice to laugh at the misfortune of others, but sometimes... well, you just have to. "BE SAFE OUT THERE PEOPLE!" (via Stereogum)

Artblot was kind enough to write Sunday's Sufjan Stevens setlist down for your benefit.

Speaking of, Sufjan has a fansite now. (via My Mean Magpie)

My fondness for Matthew Good has waned over the years, but the video for his new single, Oh, Be Joyful, is funny as hell.

Finally, has anybody seen any of the following records that I can't seem to track down anywhere in Vancouver? the Hold Steady - Seperation Sunday, Charlotte Hatherley - Grey Will Fade, Jamie Lidell - Multiply. I suppose I could always order them online, but any direction to actual record stores that carry these fine releases would be helpful and appreciated.

now playing: Whiskeytown - Pawn Shop Ain't No Place for a Wedding Ring

3 Comments:

Both the Lidell and the Hold Steady are available at Zulu for sure.

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 9:30 AM  

hmmm... they didn't have Multiply last time I went... can't remember if I looked for the Hold Steady there or not. I do remember being surprised that Scratch was a no go though.

By Blogger Quinn, at 10:31 AM  

Looked for Lidell and Hold Steady at Zulu this afternoon and didn't see either of 'em there...

By Anonymous Shea, at 6:18 PM  

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2/10 Secret Chiefs 3 and Dengue Fever @ the Rickshaw
2/13 White Buffalo @ the Media Club
2/14 The Ballyntines and Pleasure Cruise (TT) @ the Biltmore
2/18 Grimes w/Born Gold @ Fortune (early)
2/18 Cruel Young Heart, Young Liars, the Oh Wells, and Matiation @ the Dodson Rooms (AA)
2/18 Cursive w/UME @the Media Club
2/19 The Asteroids Galaxy Tour w/Vacationer @ Venue
2/20 Veronica Falls w/Bleached @ the Media Club
2/26 DJ Krush @ Fortune
2/29 Trevor Hall @ the Media Club
3/6 Slow Club w/Signals @ the Media Club
3/7 Cloud Nothings w/Mr. Dream @ the Media Clubr
3/8 Islands @ the Rio
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3/18 Magnetic Fields @ the Vogue (AA)
3/21 Plants & Animals>/b> @ the Rickshaw
3/22 Drive-by Truckers @ the Commodore
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3/23 Loney Dear @ the Media Club
3/24 Sharon Van Etten and the War on Drugs @ the Biltmore (early)
3/25 Nada Surf and An Horse @ the Rickshaw
3/27 The Ting Tings @ the Commodore
4/5 House de Racket @ the Electric Owl
4/6 Chairlift w/Nite Jewel @ the Electric Owl
4/7 Heartless Bastards @ the Media Club
4/8 Metronomy @ Venue
4/8 Gotye @ the Vogue (AA)
4/9 Cults @ Venue
4/10 First Aid Kit @ Venue
4/10 Andrew Bird w/Laura Marling @ the Vogue (AA)
4/13 The Odds and the Grapes of Wrath @ the Rickshaw
4/14 The Joel Plaskett Emergency @ the Vogue (AA)
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