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Recommended Tuesday Show: Ra Ra Riot and Plants & Animals at Union Hall

I’ll admit- I’m not the biggest Ra Ra Riot fan.  While I wouldn’t normally put on their orchestral rock to listen to on a day to day basis, they sure are a pretty act to see live.  They really play together, and have the whole build-and-swell thing down really well.  Every once in awhile, it’s […]

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SXSW 2010: Thursday

Yesterday was a complete SXSW day.  Downtown at noon and not home again until 3AM.  Since it was such a late night I didn’t get a chance to blog before I started falling asleep sitting up at my computer, so this post will be a bit abbreviated for the time being (gotta get back downtown […]

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Recommended Friday Show: Blitzen Trapper, Plants and Animals, and Alela Diane at Bowery Ballroom

This show is jam-packed with exciting acts!  First of all, Blitzen Trapper is great- a truly solid, dependable band that will always be there for you in your times of need.  I thought Furr was one of the best albums of 2008.  These alt-rockers have consistently excellent, entertaining songwriting.  Their music has real, true soul […]

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