Thursday, May 15th, 2008

The Great Escape

Photo via Blur

I should be packing, not blogging. Similarly, over the next week and change I should be vacationing, not blogging. And yet, here we are. Heading overseas tonight and will be checking in over the next week or so – less so than normal but moreso than any rational person who would claim to be on holiday should. But I’m at peace with that.

Anyways, for now there’s a few bits and pieces to clear out before checking out.

Nick Cave is a regular video-making machine, with yet another new clip from Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!. Very much excited for his October 1 show at the Kool Haus.

Video: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – “More News From Nowhere”

The Lightspeed Champion show at Lee’s Palace on June 11 has had the support lineup bolstered, with Flowers Forever now joined by the sunny sounds of South Carolina’s The Explorers Club.

MP3: The Explorers Club – “Do You Love Me?”

eye, Express and meet British Sea Power, who will be at Lee’s Palace tomorrow night.

Spin and The Montreal Gazette talk to The Long Blondes, coming to Lee’s Palace on May 22. There’s a new MP3 available from Couples.

MP3: The Long Blondes – “Guilt”

Muzzle Of Bees asks five questions of and the -Ist empire – Chicagoist, SFist and Seattleist at least – make time with Laura Veirs, in town at the El Mocambo May 24.

Minneapolis CityPages and The Guardian meet Bon Iver, who will be at Lee’s Palace on July 22.

The addition of Vampire Weekend to the Rogers Picnic lineup at Historic Fort York on July 20? You can take that to be bank. If you’re in the habit of doing stuff like that.

The Calgary Herald talks Destroyer’s Dan Bejar.

The National Post interviews Bry Webb of Constantines, video-stylee.

JAM and Spin profile Tokyo Police Club.

Cooking With Rock Stars solicits recipes from Okkervil River’s Will Sheff and Jonathan Meiburg.

By : Frank Yang at 8:33 am
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  1. Ricky says: appears to have some serious iis issues

  2. stytzer says:

    Enjoy your trip – say "hello" to mr. Hawley and tell him he should come to Denmark…