Gimme News Weekly Wrap-Up: Nov. 2-6


From the City Pages:

-- Har Mar Superstar on rock-stardom, HBO show, and Drew Barrymore

"Sean Tillman never stops living the American Dream."

-- Sharp Teeth bite off Lines and Stars

"It's the grunge-pop trio's second album."

-- The Songs We Can't Escape feat. Shakira, Battlehooch, Alison Iraheta, Social Studies & Warpaint.


-- Uptown Bar: The Final Show

-- They Might Be Giants bring the nerdery to First Ave

Monday, November 2:

-- Motion City Soundtrack pack the Triple Rock

-- Tweecap: The Uptown Bar's final show

-- The Uptown Bar's final show: "We're all homeless now"

-- Estate song to appear on "Gossip Girl" tonight

Tuesday, November 3:

-- Toki Wright video featured on MTVu's "The Freshmen"

-- The Mood Swings offering free mp3 from new album

-- Triple Double Tuesday lineup for November

-- Slug, Murs, and Aesop Rock announce Felt in-store appearance

-- The Current's Bill DeVille to host Americana show

Wednesday, November 4:

-- Motion City Soundtrack album details announced

-- The Uptown Bar, remembered by a regular

-- Múm, Sin Fan Bous perform on this week's MPLS.TV

Thursday, November 5:

-- RT Rybak declares Saturday "Suicide Commandos Day"

-- Har Mar Superstar: The extended interview

-- Mute Era's November Minneseries lineup announced

-- Rapper M.anifest leaks new track 'Get Away' from upcoming album (MP3)

-- Pitchfork calls Owl City's music "hack electronica"

-- Fuck Knights battle zombies, drink cheap beer

-- William Elliott Whitmore shows 7th St Entry skinny white boys can sing

-- M.anifest on Snoop, mainstream rap, upcoming free album (VIDEO)

Friday, November 6:

-- Kool Keith and Har Mar dazzle and bore the Triple Rock

-- Prince was supposed to be on Michael Jackson's "Bad"?

-- Weekly Charts: Top songs spun on Radio K and the Current

-- Low-Bee on Hollertronix, parties and future of DJing (interview)

-- Local musicians unite for "The Minnesota Beatle Project"

-- Lady Of Rage surprises everyone at Snoop show (interview)