Gimme News Weekly Wrap-Up: Sept. 4-10


From the City Pages:

-- No Bird Sing reject hip-hop clichés on groundbreaking debut

"Band functions without DJ or bass player."

-- Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles Special Party Time for Everybody Review

-- The Songs We Can't Escape: A Grave With No Name, Karl Blau, Ladyscraper, Jemina Pearl & Weezer.


-- Atmosphere and Eyedea & Abilities wow First Ave

-- Cryphy gets wild on Labor Day Weekend

Friday, September 4:

-- Craig Finn on Mark Mallman

-- Myth's relocated shows: updated listings

Monday, September 7: Gimme News

Tuesday, September 8:

-- 7" Review: Retainers, "Waste of Time"

-- Ella still shining at the Guthrie

-- Videos: Mark Mallman CD-release show

-- Point of Departure: Agartha at the Dakota

-- Mischke Mix: Tuesday, September 8

Wednesday, September 9:

-- Lucinda Williams will tie the knot at First Ave

-- Grant Hart announces new solo album

-- Clapperclaw 2009 in photos

-- Point of Departure: Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke & Lenny White at the Dakota

Thursday, September 10:

-- Q&A: Dirtygirl rapper Amanda Blank

-- Doomtree announces Blowout 5

-- Atmosphere photos, videos and setlist

-- Mason Jennings treats Current fans to intimate performance

Next Week's New Releases (September 15):

-- The 69 Eyes Back in Blood [The End Records]


-- Every Time I Die New Junk Aesthetic [Epitaph]


-- Grand Archives Keep in Mind Frankenstein [Sub Pop]


-- Megadeth Endgame [Roadrunner]


-- Q-Tip Kamaal the Abstract [Battery]


-- The Dodos Time To Die [Frenchkiss]