Dec. 18, 2008: Dan Israel, Morrissey & A.A. Bondy
Twin Cities News:
-- CP has listed the best local albums of 2008 in addition to releasing its Twin Cities Local Music Yearbook.
-- Dan Israel just released a new video for "Hard Times Falling."
-- Eclectone Records has started a YouTube channel.
-- Morrissey will play the State Theatre April 6.
-- A.A. Bondy will play the 400 Bar March 5.
--The Minneapolis Henrys, who are from neither Minneapolis, MN nor Minneapolis, KS, will be playing Eclipse Records December 18.
-- Minneapoliscast features a profile on Nikki Schultz.
-- Longwave recorded a studio set for The Current.
-- Culture Bully interviews the Bill Mike Band.
-- The Decider interviews Yer Cronies.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- Military Special, Ultra Chorus & Beatrix JAR @ Turf Club
Military Special: (Official) (MySpace)
Military Special "Warrant Error" (mp3)
Beatrix Jar: (Official) (MySpace)
-- Shwayze & The Knux @ Station 4
Schwayze: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
The Knux: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- Last of the Record Buyers feat. Last Word @ The Dinkytowner
(a complete listing of the day's musical events can be found here)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- The Awkward Age "Anime Eyes" (mp3)
-- Broke Down Turntable "Me vs. King" (mp3)
-- Broke Down Turntable "Let It In" (mp3)
-- Barton Carroll "Pretty Girl's Gonna Ruin My Life (Again)" (mp3)
-- Barton Carroll "Brooklyn Girl, You're Going To Be My Bride" (mp3)
-- Aimee Mann "31 Today" (mp3)
(Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- Thao Nguyen "Beat (Health , Life and Fire)" (mp3)
-- Thao Nguyen "Bag of Hammers" (mp3)
-- PAS/CAL "Little Red Radio" (mp3)
-- Spin Doctor "The Golden Age '90s Hip-Hop Mix" (mp3)