Feb. 25, 2009: Solid Gold in the UK & Brother Ali
Twin Cities News:
-- WFTHG reviews Zoo Animal, Guante & Big Cats!' recent show at Stasiu's.
-- P.O.S. will be accompanying Atmosphere on the first half of the group's spring tour, while Brother Ali will close out the dates between May 10 to May 22. Pollstar adds a brief profile to the news.
-- Brother Ali will play a free in-store at Fifth Element March 10.
-- City Pages and Absolute Punk profile P.O.S. while the Decider has an interview with the MC. CP also reviews the new Spiritual Mansions album.
-- Peter Parker calls out local hip hop.
-- Culture Bully is following Solid Gold as the band tours the UK.
-- Brit Rock at the Top has photo and video footage of Brett Dennan and the Little Ones at the Varsity Theater.
-- Largehearted Boy directs us towards a recording of Mark Olson & Gary Louris' Feb. 20 show in Chicago. How Was The Show reviews the duo's Sunday night Varsity Theater show.
-- My Old Kentucky Blog reviews the Pretenders First Avenue show.
-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Reporter's Notebook: P.O.S. transcript & Heliotrope lineup announced.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- DD/MM/YYYY, the Central Division & Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles @ Triple Rock
DD/MM/YYYY: (Official) (MySpace)
The Central Division: (MySpace)
Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles: (MySpace)
-- Atomic Annie, Small White & Kitten Forever @ Turf Club
Atomic Annie: (MySpace)
Small White: (MySpace)
Kitten Forever: (MySpace)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- Animal Collective "My Girls (Gigamesh 'Proper House' Remix)" (mp3)
-- The Chap "Proper Rock" (mp3)
-- The Chap "Carlos Water Wendy Stanley" (mp3)
-- The Christmas Lights "Show Your Teeth" (mp3)
-- Dj Doc Rok "Motown Electronic" (zip)
-- Golden Bloom "Your Minute of Fame" (mp3)
-- The Flying Change "Dirty White Coats" (mp3)
-- The Flying Change "If You See Something, Say Something" (mp3)
-- Franklin For Short "Red Tide Rad Tide" (mp3)
-- Franklin For Short "Brother Bird" (mp3)
-- North Elementary "Decade Stylin'" (mp3)
-- Poptastic "I Think of You" (mp3)
-- Pree "In The Parlor" (mp3)
-- Story of the Sea "Own Devices" (mp3)
-- The Veils "Killed By The Boom" (mp3)