April 13, 2009: The Nina the Pinta & Banner Pilot
Twin Cities News:
-- Prince has now released Prince Opus, a 280-page book that captures his 21-night residency at London's O2 arena. The package is limited to 950 hand numbered copies and as an added bonus each copy includes a limited edition Prince Opus iPod that contains a 40 minute movie made by Prince that covers his stay in London. The price tag? $2100.
-- TC Decider interviews Kill The Vultures and reviews Damien Jurado's Turf Club show.
-- Culture Bully has a review and photos from the Rosebuds and Megafaun at the Whole and Kill The Vultures at the Triple Rock.
-- The Fader profiles Now, Now Every Children.
-- Northern Outpost features the Nina the Pinta.
-- Tandem Shop reviews Chris Koza's set from the Halloween, Alaska CD release show. Halloween, Alaska stopped by the Current for an in-studio performance late last week.
-- Trust Me On This reviews Cloud Cult's Music Hall of Williamsburg show.
-- Rift reviews Mayda and Zombie Season.
-- How Was The Show has audio from Dan Israel's CD release show.
-- Banner Pilot has signed to Fat Wreck Chords.
-- The Star Tribune and Mind Inversion review Andrew Bird and Haley Bonar's State Theatre show.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- All American Rejects, Shiny Toy Guns, Ace Enders & Vedera @ Myth
All American Rejects: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Shiny Toy Guns: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Ace Enders: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Vedera: (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- Sleepytime Gorilla Museum, Dub Trio & Faun Fables @ Triple Rock Social Club
Sleepytime Gorilla Museum: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Dub Trio: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Faun Fables: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- The Beatards "Nasty Funky" (mp3)
-- Mika Miko "I Got A Lot (New New New)" (mp3)
-- Moving Mountains "With One's Heart in One's Mouth" (mp3)
-- Moving Mountains "Armslength" (mp3)
-- Suckers "It Gets Your Body Movin" (mp3)
-- Super 700 "Somebody Tried To Steal My Car" (mp3)
-- Toadies "Song I Hate" (mp3)
-- Jenny Owen Youngs "Good Day" (mp3)