April 2, 2009: Bloc Party & Atmosphere
Twin Cities News:
-- Gimme Noise is on Twitter!
-- Bloc Party has re-scheduled this past Monday's canceled show for May 4.
-- Daytrotter has posted a session with Vampire Hands.
-- MN Daily reviews the Honeydogs, Hyder Ali and Black Blondie.
-- "Liz Draper, a Black Blondie whose Hips Don't Lie."
-- Culture Bully reviews Bob Mould's Varsity Theater show.
-- Despite retail shelves looking fairly well-stocked, Billboard says Prince's Target-exclusive set is off to some fairly strong sales numbers.
-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Atmosphere release video for "Your Glasshouse," Hurra Torpedo to join The Darkness on reunion tour, New Kids on the Block beg for your respect & Rock the Garden, Basilica Block Party lineups announced today.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- Tallest Man on Earth, Red Cortez and the Parlour Suite @ Turf Club
Tallest Man on Earth: (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Red Cortez: (Official) (MySpace)
The Parlour Suite: (MySpace)
-- First Communion Afterparty, Sleepy Sun & Daughters of the Sun @ 7th St. Entry
First Communion Afterparty: (MySpace)
Sleepy Sun: (Official) (MySpace)
Daughters of the Sun: (MySpace)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- 1990s "The Box" (mp3)
-- Cotton Jones "Gotta Cheer Up" (mp3)
-- Cotton Jones "Blood Red Sentimental Blues" (mp3)
-- Dead Prez "Stimulus Plan" (mp3)
-- Foma "Seraphim Succubi" (mp3)
-- Charlotte Hatherley "White" (mp3)
-- King Khan and the Shrines "Land of the Freak" (mp3)
-- The Mary Onetts "Dare" (mp3)
-- Superchunk "Misfits & Mistakes" (mp3)
-- Trentalange "Valentine" (mp3)
-- John Vanderslice "Fetal Horses" (mp3)