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Tokyo Sessions EP by Sam Billen

Check out my review on Dryvetyme Onlyne.

“Big Key, Little Door” by Loquat

The video for “Big Key, Little Door” from Loquat’s second full-lengh album, Secrets of the Sea, launched Spetember 23rd on Talking House Records. Can you find all three references to the song’s Alice in Wonderland theme?

Loquat is an electronic/pop band based in San Francisco, California. The group is currently composed of Kylee Swenson (vocals/guitar), […]

SHIROCK Sold In 502 Hollister Co. Stores

Chuck Shirock from my hometown of Novi, Michigan is well known in Music City Tennessee, but now he’s really hit it big…

Excerpt from official press release:

SHIROCK’s debut album, Everything Burns was made available in over 500 Hollister stores, giving the band the distinction of being the only indie band to ever grace the shelves at […]

Do You Know Where Magnolia Sons Played Last Night?

Despite all my efforts to find out where Magnolia Sons’ show was last night, I failed. Their MySpace page still reads ‘TBD.’ The guys are capable of playing shows as long as 3 hours if they choose to include acoustic cover sets (love it!) in addition to their original material. Needless to […]

“The Fixer” by Pearl Jam

“The Fixer” is the first single from Pearl Jam’s upcoming ninth studio release, BACKSPACER. It will go on sale, only at Target, this Sunday September 20, 2009. In this song, Vedder illustrates how we are all driven to fix things until we realize that some things cannot be fixed, therefore, we stop trying.

“Wicked Blood” by Sea Wolf

Sea Wolf doesn’t make it easy on us bloggers. It took me forever to find this mp3 for all of you to enjoy. Not to mention, in Wikipedia you have to link to Sea Wolf (band) otherwise you might come up with the book by Jack London, as the alias for Alex Brown […]

“Love Is Dead” by The Lovemakers

This song was iTunes single of the week this past week. I previously posted “Wanna Go Back.” Both songs come from their September 8, 2009 release, Let’s Be Friends.

The Fab 40 performs Beatles “Abbey Road” at Discovery Green

Today at Discovery Green 40 local musicians “Come together” to commemorate the 40th anniversary of “Abbey Road.” The Fab 40 returns to pay tribute to the original Fab 4 with a free, live performance of “Abbey Road” at 7pm. Members of this group of 40 local musicians performed the Beatles’ albums “Sgt. Pepper” […]

“Houses” by Great Northern

I saw these guys (and gal) back in May at Warehouse Live but I never posted anything for them. Yesterday’s feature of this song on NPR reminded me that I want them included in my catalogue.

Great Northern is an indie rock group from Los Angeles. Guitarist, Solon Bixler, previouslly played in […]

The Dandy Warhols at Warehouse Live: Labor Day 2009

While the Dandy’s have a new 2009 album, The Dandy Warhols Are Sound, their setlist was rather extensive, therefore, allowing a wide range of tunes from several of their albums, namely; Thirteen Tales From Urban Bohemia (2009), Earth To The Dandy Warhols (2008), Odditorium or Warlords of Mars (2005), and Welcome To The Monkey House […]