Twin Cities News:
-- Above the Fold has a video clip of Muja Messiah from Dre Day.
-- School of Seven Bells, who recently played the Entry with Fujiya & Miyagi, will return to Minneapolis in May, playing the Triple Rock with Black Moth Super Rainbow.
-- Midwest Broadcast reviews Mike Mictlan & Lazerbeak, Sims, & P.O.S.'s recent Madison, WI show. Prefix has photos of P.O.S. in Chicago, while Muzzle of Bees has video and a review of the show.
-- Heiruspecs have announced a series of spring dates.
-- Decider recaps Ben Kweller's Varsity Theater show.
-- Daughters of the Sun have released a new track, "Gong The Divider."
-- Pennywise will play the Myth in May.
-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Reporter's Notebook-Gary Louris interview transcript, Reporter's Notebook-Mark Olson interview transcript, Ben Kweller shines; The Watson Twins should sha-sha-shush, Aw Naw Hell Naw-An Open Letter to Ron Browz, Vampire Hands announce spring 2009 tour dates & Mark Olson and Gary Louris-the bonus features.
Local Concert Highlights:
First Communion Afterparty: (MySpace)
Baby Guts "Drag" (mp3)
Baby Guts "Staplegun" (mp3)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- Bit Crushers "What She Said" (mp3)
-- Laura Gibson "Spirited" (mp3)
-- Heroes of the Dancefloor "Ricky" (mp3)
-- Murder Mystery "The World" (mp3)
-- Pomegranates "Corriander" (mp3)
-- Robyn "Cobrastyle (RACmix)" (mp3)
-- Throw Me The Statue "Ship" (mp3)
-- Seth Walker "Rewind" (mp3)