Smith and Jones, Forever

January 28th, 2005 · Comments Off on Smith and Jones, Forever · By

Pitchfork reports that the Silver Jews are recording a new album. Frontman David Berman has recruited Steve Malkmus, Steve West, and Bob Nastanovich to help out. Rumors are that Will Oldham might also be in on the project. A number of acts have been confirmed for Bonnaroo this year. Some are awesome and some suck: […]

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some news

January 27th, 2005 · Comments Off on some news · By

Charlottesville’s legendary dance night returns on February 12th at R2. Don’t miss it. After a month long “residency” at DC9, The Carlsonics are heading north for a couple shows. If you are in the area you can be guaranteed rock: 1/28/05 – Philadelphia – The Manhattan Room w/ The Capitol Years 1/29/05 – NYC – […]

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shows and tours

January 26th, 2005 · Comments Off on shows and tours · By

The Gogol Bordello in concert at Life Arts (123 East Water St.) on February 18th looks and sounds quite amazing: “Ukrainian Gypsy Punk Caberet…deliciously intoxicating!” Tickets are available at the Twisted Branch Tea Bazaar. Also, Castanets are coming to the Tea Bazaar on March 3rd. There are also some good shows coming up at the […]

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You Just Don’t Know

January 25th, 2005 · Comments Off on You Just Don’t Know · By

Charlottesville’s own Cataract Camp is hitting the road in March, so if you live within 300,124 miles you’d better check them out: March 3 Washington, DC @ DC9 March 4 Philadelphia, PA @ TBA March 5 NYC @ TBA March 6 Boston, MA @ PA’s Lounge March 7 Providence, RI @ AS220 March 8 Brooklyn, […]

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Rebirth

January 25th, 2005 · Comments Off on Rebirth · By

Welcome. I began Nailgun as a blog in the fall of 2004 to provide information about music around Central Virginia. Around the end of the year I became lazy and quit posting things. But now Nailgun is back and hopefully better than ever. I am expanding my subject range to cover both local and general […]

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