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.
And just like that, we’re suddenly only a week away from Freakin’ Weekend V. It’s about time we announce all the details. For starters, you can probably gather that’s this year’s poster up there. It was designed by the mighty Josh Shearon, whose work you may know from the second Freakin’ Weekend poster, our third…
This week is positively slammed. Tonight brings us good shows at the Other Basement and Springwater. On into the week, Bad Friend and more are playing at Betty’s tomorrow, Ri¢hie, Bows & Arrows, and motherfucking Bobby Bare are all playing shows on Wednesday, The Longshots and D. Watusi are playing at the Stone Fox while…
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….