So if you’re not going to Leonard Cohen tonight you’re probably going to Willie Nelson, right? And if you’re not going to Willie Nelson then you’re probably going to…. The Springwater! Duh. The Mattoid, Jim Cheney, and Escape From Craggy Knoll are hitting the stage tonight for some real party time rock and roll. It’s been a while since we’ve seen The Mattoid [They played with Jandek at the Basement last Friday, but we were a little busy with some other stuff] We very much encourage people to go out to this tonight, we’ve got a sneaking suspicion that it’s gonna be wild. Ya know? Yeah.
Spring has sprung, y’all. Flowers are blooming, finals are looming, and the shows are bountiful. New England Patriots play at the Other Basement tonight, Mac DeMarco and Juan Wauters are at Exit/In on Wednesday (!!!), Springsteen and King Louie will both be in town on Thursday, and this month’s installment of SPACE IS THE PLACE…
We don’t have the most stacked week ahead of us, but there are still a few chances 4 a real cool time. Denney and the Jets will be celebrating the release of their long-awaited LP at Fond Object tomorrow, Bully is opening for Superchunk on Friday, the fourth annual Tour de Fun is on Saturday…
We told you on Monday that we would have some big news for Freakin’ Weekend coming up, and the time has come. To start things off, above this lil chunk of text is our poster for this year. NO, it doesn’t say Freakin’ Weekend anywhere on it. NO, it doesn’t list any of the bands….