We’ve about worn the needle through our copy of The Marble Vanity’s debut single from Slow Fizz Records [which you can still snag – and listen to here] So it comes with good timing that our friends announce the release of their debut full length record. The S/T record will drop from Slow Fizz in just a few short weeks on May 22nd – and if it’s anything like that first single, we’ll have plenty of jams to soundtrack our Summer with. If you’ve still yet to familiarize yourself with the Chicago supergroup [you’re looking at some Cococomas, a Hipshake, and a Hollow up there] then you’re really depriving yourself from checking into some of the best baroque-pop LOVE-esque jams happening right now. Our first taste of the new record comes from the track “Autumn Woods” which you can check at the bottom of the post. It’s pretty killer. Stoked!
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!