Jan. 30, 2009: Olson and Louris, Muja Messiah & the Hootenanny

Twin Cities News:

-- Consequence of Sound profiles Doomtree and reviews Mark Olson and Gary Louris' Ready for the Flood. Also, a little while back Muzzle of Bees interviewed the duo.

-- How Was The Show shares a podcast of Thursday night's Mad Ripple Hootenanny at The Beat Coffeehouse.

-- Midwest Broadcast features a new Muja Messiah track, "Red Rover."

-- Rock Sellout profiles Solid Gold.

-- Tapes 'n Tapes have updated their Facebook page to keeping a running journal of their ongoing tour.

-- Gimme (yesterday's) News: Minnesota does Letterman: the YouTube videos and Gastro non Gratis 8: free music, beer, food, love.

Local Concert Highlights:

-- Cecil Otter, Dessa and Kristoff Krane @ The Whole

Cecil Otter:(MySpace)


Kristoff Krane:(MySpace)

-- Quilombolas (CD Release), Maria Isa, Skaliticians, El Guante and See More Perspective @ The Entry

Quilombolas: (MySpace)

Maria Isa: (MySpace)

Skaliticians: (Official) (MySpace)

El Guante: (MySpace)

See More Perspective: (MySpace)

-- Umphrey's McGee @ First Avenue

(Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)

Daily Audio Downloads:

-- Cats on Fire "Letters from a Voyage to Sweden" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- Inward Eye "Shame" (mp3)


-- Mistress Stephanie & Her Melodic Cat "Little Death" (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)

-- Now, Now Every Children "Sleep Through Summer" (mp3)


-- The Phantom Band "Folk Song Oblivion" (mp3)


-- The Sound of Arrows "M.A.G.I.C." (mp3)

(Official) (MySpace)