Jan. 28, 2009: The Boss, Black Blondie, Tapes 'n Tapes & Gastro Non Grata

Twin Cities News:

-- Bruce Springsteen will play the Xcel Energy Center in May.

-- Culture Bully reviews Aby Wolf, Black Blondie and Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles' recent show at the Cedar.

-- Just announced for Feb. 15, Gastro Non Grata 8, a FREE event at the Triple Rock featuring Gospel Gossip, Skirt, Jim and the French Vanilla, That's What You Get and all sorts of food & drink.

-- While on the road Tapes 'n Tapes are keeping fans up to date with daily video diary episodes.


-- Minn Post reviews John Pizzarelli's Dakota Jazz Club show from this past Monday.

-- Perfect Porridge recaps Rock The Cradle.

-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Aby Wolf delivers stunning performance at the Cedar and Fog's Andrew Broder self-releasing new material.

Local Concert Highlights:

-- Solid Gold, Military Special @ Uptown Bar

Solid Gold: (MySpace)

Military Special: (Official) (MySpace)

Military Special "Warrant Error" (mp3)

-- DJ Verb X @ King and I Thai


Daily Audio Downloads:

-- The Bird and the Bee "My Love" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- Britney Spears vs. The Whip "Circus (Ruben X Trashmix)" (mp3)


-- Broken Spindles "Introvert" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- Findlay Brown "Holding Back The Night" (mp3)

(MySpace) (Wikipedia)

-- Eagle Winged Palace "Hand of Doom" (mp3)


-- I Was a King "Norman Bleik" (mp3)


-- John Forté feat. Talib Kweli "Homecoming" (mp3)

(MySpace) (Wikipedia)

-- Kinch "The Economic Chastisement" (mp3)


-- Like Bells "Atlas" (mp3)

-- Like Bells "Yeti" (mp3)


-- Spiritual Mansions "The Sweeter Side" (mp3)


-- Venice Is Sinking "Ryan's Song" (mp3)