The Hills are Alive (again) with Freezepop!
Music For Your Ears, Treats For Your Tummy
Check out the scrumptious suggestions from Jupiter One, Freezepop, Notorious MSG, and Cordless newcomers, Callen Sisters, below. Mmmm now you get to turn up the volume AND the stove!
Elf Power: New Tour Dates & R.E.M. Tribute Show!
First off, the elves have a whole new slew of dates lined up supporting Vic Chestnutt. Earlier this year, Elf Power and Vic collaborated on a release entitled Dark Developments (out on Orange Twin). They've been continuing this collaboration on tour, with Elf Power opening each show with songs off of their latest Ryko release, In A Cave, and then finishing off the night as Vic Chestnutt's backing band. The second leg of their tour has just been announced, so check out the fresh dates for 2009 below:
January 21 Chapel Hill, NC Local 506
January 22 Washington, DC Black Cat Backstage
January 23 New York, NY Bowery Ballroom
January 24 Boston, MA Middle East Upstairs
January 25 Philadelphia, PA North Star Bar
January 26 State College, PA Chronic Town
January 27 Pittsburgh, PA Garfield Artworks
January 28 Detroit, MI The Pike Room
January 29 Chicago, IL The Empty Bottle
January 30 Madison, WI High Noon Saloon
January 31 Minneapolis, MN 400 Bar
February 2 Indianapolis, IN Locals Only
February 3 Nashville, TN Exit/In
February 4 Asheville, NC Grey Eagle
February 7 Athens, GA The 40 Watt
If you haven't gotten your fill of Elf Power by February, don't stress out. If you are in the New York area, you will still have a chance to catch them at a very special show on March 11, 2009 at Carnegie Hall. Vic Chesnutt, backed by Elf Power, will be a part of a 20-artist performance of the R.E.M. catalogue! R.E.M. and Elf Power share the hometown of Athens, Georgia along with many of the other artists on this awesome bill. For a full list of performing artists and to buy tickets to the show, click here!
Freezepop's Frontload video featured at Electroqueer
And if you haven't downloaded Freezepop's new Form Activity Motion EP yet, you can get it at iTunes now.
Jupiter One at Mercury Lounge. This Friday!
Check our Mercury Lounge's site for advance ticket info, here.