August 12, 2009: The Decemberists & Jolie Holland


Twin Cities News:

-- The Decemberists will play the State Theatre this coming October 9.

-- David Gray will play the Orpheum Theatre this coming October 30.

-- Ida Maria & Ladyhawke will play the Fine Line in September.

-- Captain's Dead has a bootleg of Prince in Columbia, SC circa 1981.

-- Culture Bully has videos from Times New Viking's performance in Loring Park.

-- The Strib covers Chickenfoot at the Myth and Silversun Pickups at the State Theatre.

-- Perfect Porridge also reviews the Silversun Pickups' show.

-- Jolie Holland and the Rural Alberta Advantage have announced TC dates.

-- The Current has audio from a studio performance by Cage the Elephant.

-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Silversun Pickups get fuzzy at the State Theatre, Magic Castles, the Idle Hands to play free sets at the Fetus this week & Mischke Mix: Tuesday, August 11.

Local Concert Highlights:

-- Beres Hammond & DJ Inferno @ First Avenue

Beres Hammond: (MySpace) (Wikipedia)

DJ Inferno: (Official) (MySpace)

-- Pete Yorn & Zee Avi @ Fine Line Music Cafe

Pete Yorn: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)

Zee Avi: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)

Daily Audio Downloads:

-- The Almighty Defenders "Cone of Light" (mp3)


-- Jimmy Century "Lola Like This" (mp3)


-- Erin McKeown "The Foxes" (mp3)


-- Looptroop Rockers "The Building" (mp3)


-- Jeff Merchant "Crazy Ship" (mp3)

-- Jeff Merchant "Disturbance Call" (mp3)


-- Malcolm Middleton "Carry Me" (mp3)


-- Volcano Choir "Island, IS" (mp3)