AND THE WEEKEND SHALL BE FREAKIN’

And just like that, we’re suddenly only a week away from Freakin’ Weekend V. It’s about time we announce all the details. For starters,  you can probably gather that’s this year’s poster up there. It was designed by the mighty Josh Shearon, whose work you may know from the second Freakin’ Weekend poster, our third…

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THE RUNDOWN – 2.24.2014 – 3.2.2014

This week is positively slammed. Tonight brings us good shows at the Other Basement and Springwater. On into the week, Bad Friend and more are playing at Betty’s tomorrow, Ri¢hie, Bows & Arrows, and motherfucking Bobby Bare are all playing shows on Wednesday, The Longshots and D. Watusi are playing at the Stone Fox while…

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THE WORLD IS COLD ENOUGH

When it comes to this whole contemporary “garage rock” thing, Greg Ashley is nothing short of a legend, but we don’t think anyone would blame you if you’ve never heard of him. As it goes with most legends, his career has been a roller coaster of self-administered ups and downs in terms of both the…

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THE RUNDOWN – 2.17.2014 – 2.23.2014

After all those dance parties, we feel like we shook our stuff more last week than we have in all the rest of 2014. This week will offer a welcome break from the dance floor with a few shows that are parties of the mind rather than the body. We’re talking Chris Forsyth and William…

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VOICES OF THE SEWER

After a couple months of stray rumors, details on the second Ex-Cult album have finally been released. Out April 29 on Goner Records, Midnight Passenger finds the band digging even deeper into their signature post-punk squabble, and with Memphis legend Doug Easley on the board, they sound tougher than ever. Listen to the title track below…

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FREAKY DEEKY NEWS FLASH

We’ve got some news for ya regarding Freakin’ Weekend V, and we’re just gonna jump right in with it. Unfortunately, Austin’s OBN III’s will no longer be playing Saturday night. We know, we know…all of you pretty ladies were looking forward to seeing those rippers in action. Some problems came up though, and there’s just…

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THE RUNDOWN – 2.10.14 – 2.16.14

This week’s choicest parties: bought to you by Stone Fox. For real though, they’ve got some sick dance parties on Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday as well as Johnny Fritz backed by Promised Land Sound on Thursday and the Yautja album release on Sunday. Beyond that, there’s a house show at Noa Noa on Saturday and a…

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EVERYTHING GOES WRONG

Australia’s Aarght Records has been an underground label to pay attention to for quite some time now. The Melbourne operation responsible for some of the best releases from Total Control, Cosmic Psychos and Dead Farmers continues to please with the release of the first “proper’ Ausmuteants record, Amusements. Hailing from Geelong, Victoria, Ausmuteants seem to revel in the immature, with a singer…

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