August 26, 2009: Mason Jennings & Banner Pilot
Twin Cities News:
-- "Prince Wants to Work for Obama, Turn White House Purple?"
-- Bob Dylan's forthcoming Christmas album, Christmas in the Heart, is due out October 13. His voice guiding your GPS system however, may come sooner than that.
-- Punk News is giving away some new swag from Banner Pilot's new Fat Chord Records release.
-- MinnPost recaps one of Suzanne Vega's recent performances at the Dakota Jazz Club.
-- Empty's Tapes has audio from Where Astronauts Go at the Triple Rock.
-- Mason Jennings has released a short film in which, "director Barry Kimm visits Mason at his studio in Minnesota, illuminating the creative process behind his new record Blood Of Man."
-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Myth Nightclub closing uncovers a big mess & Uptown Bar moves closer to demolition.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- Throw Me the Statue, the Brunettes & Nurses @ 7th St. Entry
Throw Me the Statue: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
The Brunettes: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Nurses: (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- FoodTeam @ Kitty Cat Klub
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- Sean Bones "Turn Them" (mp3)
-- Jemina Pearl feat. Iggy Pop "I Hate People" (mp3)
-- Pariah Piranha "Green Rooms" (mp3)
-- Sally Shapiro "Dying in Africa" (mp3)
-- The Wooden Birds "Hometown Fantasy" (mp3)