Wednesday, June 13, 2007
please be patient with me

After a nearly three year drought, one of my favourite bands ever is coming back to Vancouver. Wilco is at the Orpheum on August 20th. On-sale info is TBA. (thanks Jason)

download: Wilco - Ashes of American Flags (live on ACL)

Nicola from Blue Grey Dots has a new band. They have no music up on their MySpace, so I don't know if they're any good. But hopefully they'll Prove It live on June 30th at Hoko's. Collapsing Lung, Ludvico Treatment, and the Barcelona Chair play after them. I promise not to use that shitty play on words when talking about this band ever again. Show is at 8pm. Try the salmon, it's wild (ie. not digusting).

The Flaming Lips will fill your life with utter joy at a venue TBA on September 18th.

The Deftones added a third show at the Commodore on July 10th. I still own and quite enjoy White Pony and Around the Fur, but this blows my mind.

Silverchair is at the Commodore on July 21st. I point this out, because I had no idea they still existed.

now playing: Clipse - Nightmares

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6 Comments:

Dude, Silverchair are doing well here at the moment. The first single off the new record was HUGE.

(And it was hella mainstream poppy)

By Anonymous Sean, at 2:42 a.m.  

silverchair are great... except their last two albums were pretty poppy and lame

By Blogger Josh, at 10:13 a.m.  

wilcoworld lists show venue as tba now?

By Blogger Jason, at 11:09 a.m.  

silverchair sold out in 10 minutes

By Anonymous Shea, at 5:56 p.m.  

i dont get it. i can't download the wilco because it'll just get me straight back to your blog?

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 1:24 a.m.  

whoops. fixed.

By Blogger Quinn, at 1:25 a.m.  

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