Jan. 29, 2009: Nobot, Brother Ali, William Elliott Whitmore & Dessa

Twin Cities News:

-- There is a new Brother Ali DVD & EP on the way.

-- Nobot will perform a set prior to a showing of Se7en at the Uptown Theatre on Feb. 7.

-- P.O.S. has released a video for "Drumroll" and was interviewed by KiwiBox TV. Culture Bully has also posted a review for Never Better.

-- City Pages shares photo sets from the Beatnuts at the Varsity Theater, and the Month In Music: January 2009.

-- More Cowbell reviews William Elliott Whitmore's recent Varsity Theater show.

-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Dessa, Steve Marsh and Jeremy Messersmith post promo videos, and Kevin Costner kinda rocks Cabooze.

Local Concert Highlights:

-- The Absent Arch, Suzanne Vallie & Les Ourses @ Acadia Cafe (free)

The Absent Arch: (Official) (MySpace)

Suzanne Vallie: (MySpace)

Les Ourses: (MySpace)

-- Big Head Todd and the Monsters & Joan Jones @ First Avenue

Big Head Todd and the Monsters: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)

Joan Jones: (MySpace)

-- Lenka & Miniature Tigers @ Varsity Theater

Lenka: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)

Miniature Tigers: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)

Daily Audio Downloads:

-- Black Lips "Short Fuse" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- Gun Outfit "In The Dark" (mp3)


-- Hockey "3am Spanish" (mp3)


-- Music Go Music "Warm In The Shadows" (mp3)


-- Doug Randle "Coloured Plastics" (mp3)


-- Youth Group "All This Will Pass" (mp3)