Twin Cities News:
-- Fleet Foxes are returning to Minneapolis, playing First Avenue August 9.
-- Greycoats and the Evening Rig are getting some love out East, College of New Jersey's radio station WTSR has included both bands in the station's Top 30 Albums of the week. (via Heart of a Champion)
-- The lineup to the Stone Arch Festival has been announced.
-- Chromewaves is giving away a pair of tickets to the 10k Lakes Festival.
-- Har Mar Superstar will be performing at selected West coast dates at this year's Lebowski Fest.
-- MN Stories has video footage of NOMO at the Whole.
-- Culture Bully has a review of Dan Deacon's first of two shows at the Triple Rock from this past weekend.
-- TC Decider reviews Flight of the Conchords' Northrop Auditorium show.
-- Minneapoliscast features Dance Band.
-- The Current's Local Show recently featured a studio performance by Chooglin'.
Local Concert Highlights:
Chain & the Gang: (MySpace)
Vampire Hands: (MySpace)
Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles: (MySpace)
Alpha Consumer: (MySpace)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- Eyes "We Are The iiEyes" (mp3)
-- Foreign Born "Vacationing People" (mp3)
-- The Lovetones "Journeyman" (mp3)
-- The Lovetones "Love and Redemption" (mp3)
-- Post Honeymoon "Night Guard" (mp3)
-- Tortoise "Prepare Your Coffin" (mp3)
-- TSD "Shiny Shoes" (mp3)