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!
This week starts out with a couple choice nights at the Belcourt — the Ringo-starring, sexually jarring Zappa classic 200 Motels plays tonight and then DePalma’s sound effects slinging, Travolta-toting thriller, Blow Out, is on Wednesday. Neither are to be missed! On into the week, Toxic State reps Haram play Glass Mènage on Thursday, the…
There’s something going on every night this week y’all– a true summer happening. Tonight is the ole Rock’N’Roll’N Skate Night as well as a special 8 off 8th hosted by your boy Spodee Boy, tomorrow Mouth Reader are at Glass Mènage while NÜ KÜHL BAR opens up at Betty’s, Mystery Lights are at Exit/In on…
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!