March 30, 2009: Prince & new Bob Dylan
Twin Cities News:
-- NPR features Now, Now Every Children.
-- Bloc Party's show at First Avenue tonight has been canceled.
-- Empty's Tapes shares audio from Jesse and the Rippers (aka City on the Make) at the Nomad and Hyder Ali's CD release show at the Turf Club.
-- Baltimore Magazine examines the cover art for Bob Dylan's upcoming album. Dylan's new single can also be downloaded from midnight, March 30th through midnight, March 31st from his website.
-- Northern Outpost features Military Special.
-- Prince has released a video featuring Q-Tip for the song "Chocolate Box," and video is available from his third performance last week on the Tonight Show. Spin lists his top 10 songs.
-- MPR has an in-studio performance from the Handsome Furs. Culture Bully has a review of the band's show at the 7th St. Entry. CB also has photos from Eleni Mandell & Daniel Martin Moore at the Cedar.
-- TC Daily Planet reviews Brother Ali's new EP and Less Than Jake's Station 4 show.
-- How Was The Show has some videos from the Evening Rig's CD release show Friday night. CB has a review of the show.
-- SXSW: First Communion Afterparty interviewed by KEXP and Brother Ali interviewed by Hip Hop Official.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- Bob Mould @ Varsity Theater
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-- Bishop Allen, Miniature Tigers & Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band @ Triple Rock Social Club
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Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band: (MySpace)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- Bloody Beetroots feat. Steve Aoki "Warp (iamxl Hustle & Flow Remix)" (mp3)
-- The Christmas Lights "Show Your Teeth" (mp3)
-- Dish "This Ain't Livin'" (mp3)
-- Royal City "A Bell Was Made For Wine" (mp3)
-- The Wooden Birds "Sugar" (mp3)
-- Michael Jackson vs. Ghostland Observatory "Scream (D. Wrangler mix)" (mp3)
-- Peter, Bjorn & John "I Want You (Dave Wrangler Re-edit)" (mp3)