Gimme News Weekly Wrap-Up: Oct. 19-23
From the City Pages:
-- Twin Cities folkie Martin Devaney channels inner Oasis
"Devaney's Revenge of the Tall Boys is great rock 'n' roll record."
-- Aquarelle nails dreamy sweet-spot electro
"Ryan Potts experiments with translating experience and memory to music."
-- Mercurial Rage Cascade Review
-- The Songs We Can't Escape feat. Julian Casablancas, Kid Sister, Needle Gun, Ogun & Alec k.
Monday, October 19:
-- No Bird Sing release "Devil Trombones" video
-- Murs, Slug & Aesop Rock get their cake on
-- Ghostland Observatory slay the Cabooze with their classic rock rave-up, lasers
-- Rodrigo y Gabriela's mad shredding wows the Pantages
-- Times New Viking blasts through 7th St. Entry
-- Lookbook reviewed on Pitchfork
-- Shahs track featured on Pitchfork
-- M.anifest releases new track
Wednesday, October 21:
-- Mates of State to play Weisman Art Museum, release digital EP
-- 7" review: Brokedowns/Sass Dragons
-- Aquarelle: The extended interview
-- Point of Departure: Square Lake Festival redux at the Cedar
-- Estate song to be featured on ABC's FlashForward
-- Bight Club perform in our MPLS.TV exclusive preview
-- The Dodos, Ruby Suns stake claim at the Turf Club
-- Skoal Kodiak joins the Modern Radio roster
Friday, October 23:
-- Craig Finn to pen Fargo Rock City script
-- P.O.S. talks touring, tattoos and Minneapolis (interview)
-- Shahs prepares for final show, Missoula relocation
-- Silk Stalkings: Prince at Paisley Park Saturday
Get the Music Newsletter
Keep your thumb on the local music scene each week with music news, trends, artist interviews and concert listings. We'll also send you special ticket offers and music deals.