Tuesday, January 16, 2007
where have all the rude boys gone?

Ted Leo hits Richard's on April 18th with his Pharmacists in tow. Pfork has the first taste of Living with the Living, Ted and RX's forthcoming long player. I'm digging the hint of twang in that guitar riff.

Pollstar has the Books penciled in for an April 25th date at Richard's.

Shins tickets are on sale on Thursday morning for $34.50... before charges. I dig the Shins, but that's a bit pricier than expected. Think I'll skip.

Brooklyn Vegan reports that Land of Talk scored an American record deal with the Rebel Group, who'll release their fabulous debut EP (which you should pick up right now, if you don't own it) stateside on March 20th.

The Clips (definitely not to be confused with everyone's favourite coke rappers) emailed to let me know they're playing a show on January 20th at the Lamplighter with Trembling (who have a really hard name to google).

That last mixtape link is back up.

Finally, congrats to Kat, who won the Emily Haines tickets. I actually know Kat, but I assure you that it's just a coincidence that she won. In fact, Trevor from Last Gang picked the winner. Thanks to Last Gang for providing the prize and to everyone who entered. If you missed out, there are still tix available at all the usual outlets. edit: apparently, it's sold out.

now playing: Bright Eyes - Landlocked Blues

3 Comments:

Apparently, either I'm not fast enough, or something's up with the file because it's "only been up for two hours" and I already am seeing "File sender has exceeded his or her download limit" on the download page.

Sorry? Please Help?
-Rob

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 12:59 AM  

DUDE...stop complaining about 34 dollar shows!

Wilco in Sydney = 85 bucks

O.U.C.H.

Also...hook me up with some Land of Talk!

By Anonymous Sean, at 1:12 AM  

they like me, they really like me. I mean, it's nice to be able to go to a show I can't really justify affording at this time.

sweet.

Kat

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 1:54 PM  

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2/8 Twin Sister, Eleanor Friedberger, and Ava Luna @ the Media Club
2/9 David Choi @ the Rio
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
3/10 Memoryhouse @ the Waldorf
3/17 William Fitzsimmons @ the Biltmore (early)
3/18 Magnetic Fields @ the Vogue (AA)
3/21 Plants & Animals>/b> @ the Rickshaw
3/22 Drive-by Truckers @ the Commodore
3/23 White Rabbits @ the Biltmore
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)
4/24 School of Seven Bells w/Exitmusic @ the Electric Owl
4/26 Justice @ the PNE Forum (AA)
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5/9 Yann Tiersen @ the Rickshaw
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5/27 Coeur de Pirate @ Venue

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