Dec. 16, 2008: Blitzen Trapper, Dark Dark Dark and Dan Wilson

Twin Cities News:

-- Strib on Monday night's KDWB Jingle Ball featuring T.I. and Rihanna, "Most of the acts performed in prefab wardrobes to prerecorded tracks broken up by prewritten jokes from the DJs."

-- 3-Minute Egg profiles Heiruspecs.

-- Culture Bully interviews Dark Dark Dark.

-- Blitzen Trapper will be playing The Cedar February 18.


-- Fujiya & Miyagi will be playing with School of Seven Bells in Feb. as well.

-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Dan Wilson charms the pants off the Pantages Theatre.

Local Concert Highlight:

-- Longwave, The Silent Years & Wishbook @ The Entry

Longwave: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)

The Silent Years: (Official) (MySpace)

Wishbook: (MySpace)

Daily Audio Downloads:

-- Sam Billen "First Noel From Merry Christmas" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- Boo and Boo Too "Obviously" (mp3)

-- Boo and Boo Too "No Tempo" (mp3)

-- Boo and Boo Too "I'll Be Your Whore" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- DJY alias JY "Stand By La Vida" (mp3)

(Coldplay vs. Ben E. King)


-- Fake Shark Real Zombie "Angel Lust" (mp3)


-- Max Justus "Change Your Pants" (mp3)


-- Doug Keith "Hey Mrs. Claus" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- Kicksville "Surrender" (mp3)

-- Kicksville "Old Man John" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- Meridene "Kill The Memory" (mp3)


-- Mighty Mike "Just a Limit" (mp3)

(No Doubt vs. Julien Doré)


-- Plushgun "How We Roll (Andrew WK Remix)" (mp3)

-- Plushgun "Just Impolite" (mp3)


-- The Race "Moorwood (Mr. Fogg Remix)" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace) (Facebook)