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BONNIE PRINCE BILLY @ THE APOLLO

by mike schoeck With good reason, I showed up early to my second ever show at the Apollo Theater. One of the first steadily warm and balmy summer evenings of the season brought Bonnie “Prince” Billy by for his second of two New York gigs. Artist: Bonnie “Prince” Billy Song: I Am Goodbye …

MOTHER MOTHER @ BOWERY

by al (pic by chris mckibbin) It was an all Canadian bill at Bowery last night as Mother Mother and Sam Roberts Band shared the stage. I was there for the sweetly disjointed Mother Mother and I left plenty satisfied with the experience. The Vancouver five piece is anchored by Molly Guldemond and Jasmin Parkin [...]

FAN DEATH @ LA ROYALE

by jaq saf A dear friend who had some extra tickets to a show at Le Royale, introduced me to Fan Death. The band gets their name from this freaky myth in Korea which says that if you fall asleep in a room with an electric fan you will die.  I had checked out their [...]

QC UPDATE: THE NATIONAL, MODEST MOUSE, & R.E.M.

by @lex Though it was announced in late January, The Mega Tour is FINALLY upon us! The National and Modest Mouse may be the highest paid opening acts in 2008 when R.E.M.‘s 1-month North American tour kicks off on Friday, May 23rd in Vancouver. We thought we’d check up on what the bands have been [...]