May 5, 2009: Fleet Foxes & Leonard Cohen


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.

-- The Star Tribune and Perfect Porridge recap Leonard Cohen's Orpheum Theatre show.

-- 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'.

-- Gimme (yesterday's) Noise: Dan Deacon hypnotizes the Triple Rock & Dinkytowner - Open or closed?

Local Concert Highlights:

-- Chain & the Gang, Vampire Hands, Mystery Palace & Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles @ Eclipse Records

Chain & the Gang: (MySpace)

Vampire Hands: (MySpace)

Mystery Palace: (Official) (MySpace)

Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles: (MySpace)

-- Alpha Consumer, Dosh, Cepia & Ghostband @ 7th St. Entry

Alpha Consumer: (MySpace)

Dosh: (Official) (MySpace)

Cepia: (Official) (MySpace)

Ghostband: (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)

-- The Lovetones "A New Low in Getting High" (mp3)


-- Post Honeymoon "Night Guard" (mp3)


-- Target Market "At the Point of Singularity" (mp3)


-- Tortoise "Prepare Your Coffin" (mp3)

-- Tortoise "High Class Slim Floatin' In" (mp3)


-- TSD "Shiny Shoes" (mp3)