North By Northeast 2009 ( Lineup Announced )

Another day, another festival lineup announcement.
In it’s 15th year of existence, North By Northeast Music Festival will go down
June 17-21, 2009.
A 5 day affair, much like it’s big brother, South By Southwest (which it was
patterned after) 500 bands playing in 50 clubs in and around the greater T Dot area.
And like SXSW, conferences, trade shows [...]

Soulwax Will Never Die

Official Website

The Dewaele brothers.
Stephen (singer) and David (guitarist).
Belgians by birth but now, citizens of the world.
Started their music careers back in 1996 with Soulwax, IMHO the best
electro-rock band working it today.
They have 3 albums to their name: Leave The Story Untold (1996), Much
Against Everyone’s Advice (1998) and my favorite in the bunch, Any Minute
Now (2004) [...]

Photos: The Kills @ La Tulipe (05. 06. 2009)

The Kills / The Horrors / Magic Wands @ La Tulipe ( 05. 06. 2009 )
You can peruse a few more sets up on Flickr from shows I attended last month.
Friendly Fires @ Les Saints ( 03. 30. 2009 )
White Lies @ Les Saints ( 03. 30. 2009 )
Sky Larkin @ La Sala Rossa ( [...]

2009 Virgin Music Festival ( The Montreal Edition )

Alright so I lied.
There’s a new summer music festival I will talk about.
This one came totally out of the blue.
We’re getting our own Virgin Music Festival.
June 20-21, 2009 @ Parc Jean-Drapeau.
Here’s the lineup:
June 20
Black Eyed Peas
Simple Plan
The New Cities
Eva Avila
June 21
New Kids On The Block
Divine Brown
More to be announced.
Simple Plan, Hedley, Akon and NKOTB?
I. Am. [...]

The Posies Adds A 2nd NYC Show + Joel McHale = Awesome

Holy cracker on a bus.
This day just keeps getting better and better.
First off, I just learned that The Posies added a second night to the
“Let’s play the entire “Frosting On The Beater” album front to back”
one off that was already scheduled for June 12th @ The Bell House.
This 2nd night will go down the next [...]

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