We’re always on the lookout around here for new musics and bands. And despite what you might think, sometimes we find good ones. We recently just came across a new outfit of familiar faces from Chicago called Circles. And – even though it seems to primarily be a recording project or studio band – shit is sounding like Springtime to the max. The band is comprised of former members of France Has The Bomb, The Ponys, Holy Ghost, and Football and has us excited to hear what they’ve got lined up next for us. You can check out a new track - “Curses” – right down there. It’s jangly and poppy and right under the 3-minute mark so I think that means it meets all requirements for being a “solid pop song”. Here’s to hoping for a physical release sometime soon since it doesn’t seem likely we’ll catch them in the flesh and blood anytime…
Memphis punks - NOTS - are hitting America’s highways this summer and their first stop is Nashville! The last time they graced us with their presence was in January of 2013 with Parquet Courts at The Owl Farm. They’re back tho and performing with Nashville’s own D. Watusi, Cy Barkley, and Western Medication at a brand new house space, Kno House. If you’re…
We’ve got a BIG week of house shows coming up. Gashrat and Liar at Rat Snake Lodge tomorrow, Nots at Kno House on Wednesday, Born Wrong at Exponent Manor on Thursday, and Varmit, Process, and Haldol at Exponent Manor on Saturday. Of course Saturday is also NASHVILLE OUTLINES 2014 at the Stone Fox [aka the House of Tyler]….
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….