August 11, 2009: Sufjan Stevens & Silversun Pickups
Twin Cities News:
-- Sufjan Stevens will play the 400 Bar this coming September 27.
-- Spinner has debuted a video for One For The Team's "Garden."
-- Five Finger Death Punch will play The Rock this coming October 1.
-- The Star Tribune has a brief review of Fleet Foxes' show at First Avenue.
-- Every Time I Die will play Epic in September.
-- Culture Bully has reviews of recent Bat For Lashes and Passion Pit shows.
-- The Used will be returning to the Twin Cities in October.
-- The Current has audio from a studio session featuring the Silversun Pickups.
-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Fleet Foxes make beautiful sound at First Ave, Pizza Luce Block Party makes Minneapolitans sweat with joy & Bat for Lashes get semi-spiritural at the Varsity.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- The Breeders & Whispertown 2000 @ Fine Line Music Cafe
The Breeders: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Whispertown 2000: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- Reel Big Fish & the English Beat @ MN Zoo
Reel Big Fish: (Wikipedia)
The English Beat: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- The Beatings "Bury You" (mp3)
-- Chickenhawk "Dude-a-Tron" (mp3)
-- Jeff Merchant "Crazy Ship" (mp3)
-- Jeff Merchant "Disturbance Call" (mp3)
-- Slow Claw "Everybody" (mp3)
-- Meghan Wolf "Disappear" (mp3)
-- The Wooden Sky "Something Hiding For Us In The Night" (mp3)