Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Devin The Dude to play Dallas

Houston rap greats, Devin The Dude and The Coughee Brothaz (members of Odd Squad), will be performing at Palm Beach Reggae Club this Friday, February 1st. I just now heard about this show, so it didn't make our Monday morning list, but it's definitely newsworthy.

No Age, Phosphorescent, Black Lips instores at Good Records

Pretty nice in-store calendar for Good Records over the next few weeks:

NO AGE: Sunday, February 17th @4pm

BLACK LIPS: Sunday, February 24th @4pm

PHOSPHORESCENT: Monday, March 10th @7pm

We Shot J.R. on Facebook

So, check it bitches.

Sunday, January 27, 2008

Party Photos Posted

Before my camera bit the dust, I got a few pictures. Check 'em out.

Also, stay tuned for photos from the Loop 12 show.

Thursday, January 24, 2008

Hot Flash 1st Anniversary

The Hot Flash DJs have gotten our booties shakin' for 1 whole year now. You can help them celebrate this Saturday @ Fallout Lounge:

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The Party @ Zubar/HOB

FRIDAY:





MONDAY:

Make sure to RSVP here.

Vorvadoss/Life-Death Show

Go see Vorvadoss and Life-Death Continuum this Saturday @ Red Blood Club. Go early!

Tortoise's Jeff Parker to play Fallout

Tortoise's Jeff Parker will be playing Fallout Lounge on February 16th with DJ Stephen R and Loop 12. Details to come...

Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Bangers Mixtape Download

Stereo On Strike just put a new mixtape on their blog. Enjoy:

Click here to download!

Dances with white chicks - Dances with white chicks Anthem
AC/DC - Thunderstruck(Tittsworth remix)
Crookers - Massive
Modeselektor - Black Block
TTC - telphone (Ghislain Poirier remix)
Rene Van Muenster - Grasscourt Blues
Bart B More - killing it
Holy Ghost - Hold On
Luciano and Serafin - Funk Excursion
Prince - Erotic city
Unkle Jam - Love Ya (Herve remix)
Hot Chip - Ready for the Floor (Jesse Ros mix)

Joe Lally (Fugazi) To Play Denton

Further proving itself as one of the more respectable booking companies in town, Department Of Concern has booked Fugazi bassist, Joe Lally, for a solo show at Rubber Gloves on February 27th. Celebrity obsessed duo Edie Sedgwick will also perform, with Tre Orsi as local support. Details HERE.

Rogue Wave in Denton

This Saturday @ Haileys:

All Ages
$12
Tickets available @ www.spune.com

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Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Loop 12 Show Friday

This should be a good time:

Hosted By: And/Or Gallery

When: 25/01/2008

Where: And/Or Gallery

4221 Bryan St. Ste B

Dallas, Texas 75204


Description:


Dallas-based experimental sound collective Loop12 will bring their latest sonic and visceral destructions to the And/Or Gallery Friday, January 25. The group plans to explore playful identity loss, dark wet felt, gangster computer god controls and surround-sight. Samplings and treatments commence promptly at 8:30pm.


Visit Loop12's official website for more info or get their new releases on iTunes or Amazon


Click Here To View Event

Saturday, January 19, 2008

Moldy Peaches Reunite

They will be playing on The View in support of the Juno soundtrack Monday, January 21, at 11am on ABC. This was supposed to happen on Conan, but Kimya backed out because the writer's strike is still going on.

Here's some vintage:

Thursday, January 17, 2008

New Rave Party Foul

I like this dude for some reason:


Wednesday, January 16, 2008

New Soundhead Podcast

Ty Stamp put this podcast together recently for Shane English's blog Soundhead. Interesting track list to say the least:

International Harvester - Sommarl├ąten
Yi Yi Thant/Aung Heina - Good Time
Pan & Regaliz - I Can Fly
Cambodia Rocks - A2
Francoise Hardy - Le Temps De l'Amour
Sloche - Potage Aux Herbes Detouses
Epidaurus - Mitternachtstraum
Mogollar - Katip Arzvhalim Yaz Yare Boyle
Sajada Al Ubaid - Ala Honak (Take It Easy)
Sun City Girls - CCC
La Podding - Sungguh Terpaksa
Chung-Ae Ahn - No Mercy Blues
Kim Jung Mi - Sun
People - Prologue

Tomrerclaus - Forvalterdrengen
Morgan - Purple
Pesky Gee! - Where Is My Mind
Ant Trip Ceremony - Pale Shades Of Gray

K Records' Mahjongg Plays Denton

Mahjongg will be playing (CORRECTION: RUBBER GLOVES) on March 13th in support of their first K Records release Kontpab. I don't know when the album comes out, but who cares? I already downloaded it and it's the jam.


radiohead to play dallas

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These aren't tour dates yet, but they are the cities that Radiohead announced they will be playing on their upcoming North American tour. Precise dates coming soon.

Atlanta
Boston
Charlotte
Chicago
Cleveland
Dallas
Houston
Indianapolis
Los Angeles
Miami
Montreal
New York
Philadelphia
San Diego
San Francisco
Santa Barbara
Seattle
St Louis
Tampa
Toronto
Vancouver
Washington DC

Video from Blaqstarr's Dallas Show

In case you hadn't seen this on Central Booking's website:


Tuesday, January 15, 2008

weshotjr/transona 5 pics added

click here

Annie Lennox Dropped by Label

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Just weeks before her contract was due to expire, Sony BMG axed the former Eurythmics front-woman. As quoted by www.soundgenerator.com Lennox said, "They totally ignored me. It was bizarre. It was a kick in the teeth. They didn't return my phone calls or emails for three weeks. I'm trying to find out what's behind it." And as for what she plans to do next she added: "It feels like I'm spent, as if I've completely run out of energy. I'm going to take my time over the coming months to figure out what to do with this freedom."

Coachella Might Be on East Coast in' 08

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According to sources at www.perezhilton.com and www.brooklynvegan.com, the California music festival Coachella will also possibly be heading to New York or New Jersey this year. The East Coast dates are slated to be in or around August, while the California dates are April 25-28, 2008.

My Morning Jacket to release album

MMJ's next studio album is scheduled to be released June 10th on ATO Records. They will be playing with Yo La Tengo at the Houston Verizon Wireless Theatre on March 10th, and at the Austin Music Hall on March 13th. Jim James will also be performing solo at Austin’s St. David’s Church on March 15th.
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The Slutbanger Aftermath









Here's some of what the crazies did to the Slutbanger House in Denton on Friday. Reports that the house might have already kinda looked like that could not be confirmed.

TV's Vampira Dead at 85

Maila Nurmi, whose "Vampira" televesion character spawned the Goth aesthetic, has died, coroner's officials said. She was 85 years old. Nurmi's film roles after her TV career was a brief part in Ed Wood's, "Plan 9 From Outer Space." Lisa Marie played Nurmi in "Ed Wood," Tim Burton's 1994 tribute to the B-movie director.

Monday, January 14, 2008

Counter Culture Looking to Host Bands

Apparently, SMU skinny jeans kidZ need to hear music too. Read this:

Counter Culture is starting 'Music Fridays'. Every Friday night from 8pm-10pm Counter Culture will give local musicians/bands a venue to show off their talent. Any genre of music from Indie to Metal is welcome. If you are interested please call or stop by the store anytime during business hours to sign up. It's first come first serve.
Counter Culture
Mockingbird Station
5331 E. Mockingbird Ln ::110
Dallas, TX 75206Store Phone 214.414.1095
Store Fax 888.302.1553Store Hrs: Mon-Thur 11am-9pm, Fri & Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 11am-7pm

Nina Nasatasia @ Lola's

Nina Nastasia
Tre Orsi
Burnt Sienna Trio

Feb. 7th at Lola's in Ft. Worth

Sunday, January 13, 2008

We Shot J.R. Starts News Section

According to a high level source within WSJR HQ, the incredibly attractive geniuses that brought you We Shot J.R. have added a news section to their sweet fuckin' website. It is said that the group plans to post news items therein on a regular basis. Local rocker Stonedranger was unavailable for comment as of press time.