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.
WEll, well, well… whadda we got here? Hoops bring their own Bloomington brand of jangle to Soft Junk tomorrow, there’s a slew of power-pop and heartland at Foobar on Wednesday with 1-800-BAND and JP5, you can get lost in the gaze with Ponyboy & the Horsegirls at the Glass Mènage on Thursday, Sun Seeker and Teddy &…
As previously mentioned, the Happy Together Tour returns to War Memorial Auditorium this Wednesday. It’s a familiar concept: 1960s one-hit-wonders and a couple mid-level groups playing their favorites to a room of mostly grey-hairs. It is worth noting we’ve heard not only that this thing has been happening annually since the ’80s, but that’s it’s…
So, we know you’ve been wondering what we’ve got up our sleeves this year for the day shows, after-party, buttons and all other details. Well, truly *blessed* r u, because we’ve got it all summarized here for you. More after the jump!