Jan. 21, 2009: Atmosphere, Kool Keith, Neko Case & Now, Now Every Children
Twin Cities News:
-- Atmosphere says "You're So Ugly."
-- Military Special is streaming their forthcoming album, Civil Union, in its entirety via the band's website. Civil Union will see official release March 3.
Military Special "Factory Floors" (mp3)
-- Neko Case will be joined by Crooked Fingers for a show at the State Theatre in April.
-- Now, Now Every Children will be playing the Varsity on Feb. 12 with Lovedrug.
-- CMJ features an article on El Guante.
-- Mpls St. Paul Mag recaps Monday night's AC/DC show--CP has a slideshow of the event.
-- Animal Collective will play First Avenue in May.
-- The Evening Rig will host a release show for their forthcoming album, Is Doin' Stuff, March 27 at The Entry.
-- Of all places, Kool Keith will be performing at The Whole in April.
-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: The T-Wayne spectacle comes to the Twin Cities.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- Mel Gibson & The Pants and Building Better Bombs @ The Uptown
Mel Gibson & The Pants: (MySpace)
Mel Gibson & The Pants "Unleash The Beat" (mp3)
Mel Gibson & The Pants"Crosby Steals Nash and Runs" (mp3)
Building Better Bombs: (Official) (MySpace)
-- Reloaded Wednesdays Joke Band Festival @ Turf Club
-- Poon Twang, Dude Wop, Twinkie Jiggles and MCTC, Jus' Friends & dVRG's Angels
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- Cosmo vs Flapsandwich "George Bush RIP" (mp3)
-- Shawn Hewitt "We May Not be That Different After All" (mp3)
-- Kicksville "Old Man John" (mp3)
-- Meridene "Stay Alive" (mp3)
-- Middle Class Rut "Busy Bein' Born" (mp3)
-- Aidan Moffat & The Best Ofs "Big Blonde" (mp3)
-- The Poison Control Center "Well All Right" (mp3)
-- Say Hi "November Was White December Was Grey" (mp3)
-- State Shirt "Time To Go" (mp3)
-- State Shirt "Fell Out Of The Sky" (mp3)
-- State Shirt "Computer" (mp3)
-- Suburban Kids with Biblical Names "1999" (mp3)
-- Utada "Come Back To Me" (mp3)