As much as we try and stop them from happening — bad things still happen. Sometimes it’s bad luck, sometimes it’s bad timing, but whatever bad it is – we’ve found that the only thing to really do is keep going and do your best. The friends and family of Paul Cobb know this. Some of you may recognize Paul from his Indianapolis bands Amo Joy! and The Accordians, but – after his very untimely death at the age of 24 – Paul left behind a series of unfinished and unreleased songs. His friends and family have taken it upon themselves to finish and release the collection under the project’s name Hammer Screwdriver. You can check out all the tracks from Paul’s charming bedroom recordings here, or listen to the track “Eden” below. And – if you feel so inclined – you can make a donation to the project right here. Do the right thing!
Woof, we’re still hurting from that Oh Sees show on Saturday, but alas, time keeps on slipping. Gotta make sure you don’t slip too. Spanish Candles and Left and Right are at the End tomorrow, The Holidays, the Stasi, and a buncha other punk bands are at Betty’s on Wednesday, and The Paperhead are pulling a free double-header on Saturday. Don’t…
It’s not often that something creeps up into our inbox and actually makes our tail wag, but this newest jam from Sweet Rot Records is sounding prettttty good. Dreamsalon is a new name for us. Internet says they’re from Seattle and are made up of members of A Frames, the Intelligence, and Evening Meetings. All we know is this single,…
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….