Jan. 15, 2009: SXSW update, Tricky at the Fine Line & Chastity Brown
Twin Cities News:
-- There are a few more names you can add to the list of local artists heading down to SXSW this year: Solid Gold, Doomtree and Haley Bonar. (via)
-- Tricky will be playing the Fine Line March 14th.
-- Some new music from Gospel Gossip is on the way.
-- Culture Bully interviews Chastity Brown.
-- Billy Joel and Elton John are coming to the Xcel in May.
-- From the City Pages: a review of Thunder Valley's Aloha, Local sound engineer Tom Cesario passes away, and Bush Tetras reunite in Minneapolis to raise money for ailing bassist.
Local Concert Highlights:
-- The Battle Royale, The Trapper Schoepp Band & The Wars of 1812 @ The Entry
The Battle Royale: (MySpace)
The Battle Royale "Racecar" (mp3)
The Trapper Schoepp Band: (MySpace)
The Wars of 1812: (Official) (MySpace)
The Wars "Radio Unsigned" (mp3)
-- Big Wiz, Muja Messiah, Big Zach, SP Style All-Stars & Toney Bones @ The Cabooze
Big Wiz: (MySpace)
Muja Messiah: (MySpace)
Big Zach: (MySpace)
SP Style All-Stars: (MySpace)
Toney Bones: (MySpace)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- Alela Diane "White As Diamonds" (mp3)
-- Handsome Furs "I'm Confused" (mp3)
(Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- Jessie Kilguss "Americana" (mp3)
-- Jessie Kilguss "A Little Place Behind My Eyes" (mp3)
-- Jessie Kilguss "31" (mp3)
-- Metronomy "A Thing For Me (Sinden Remix)" (mp3)
-- Mistah F.A.B. feat. Jennifer Johns & Codany Holiday "My Life (produced by Amplive)" (mp3)
-- High Red Center "Symmetry Chameleon" (mp3)
-- Southest Engine "Black Gold" (mp3)
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