New Years Day

December 31st, 2005 · Comments Off on New Years Day · By

On New Years Day Body for Karate, The Marzaks and Love Tentacle Drip Society will be playing at Gravity Lounge. Body for Karate and The Marzaks are both composed of people who are probably only back in town for the holidays, so don’t miss this rare opportunity to see them. Both bands have not played […]

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new year’s eve eve etc

December 29th, 2005 · Comments Off on new year’s eve eve etc · By

(cataract camp – photo by Laurie) Tomorrow night (December 30th) Cataract Camp, Worn in Red and Bride of the Narwhal will be playing at Garden of Sheba. Garden of Sheba is located near the Downtown Mall at 609 East Market Street. Sadly, according to their website, it seems that this show will probably be the […]

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a belated christmas present

December 26th, 2005 · Comments Off on a belated christmas present · By

Colten put up a quicktime video of Everything Went Black, his Black Flag cover band, performing “Depression”. It’s from the show that they played at Outback Lodge on December 9th. It’s quite a good performance, and it really makes me wish I had been able to go to the show. Hopefully they will play again […]

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fiery furnaces

December 22nd, 2005 · Comments Off on fiery furnaces · By

(the fiery furnaces) The Satellite Ballroom has added another show to their already amazing spring schedule. The Fiery Furnaces will be coming on February 11th! The schedule so far: 1/13 – Bella Morte, Soul Sledge 1/25 – I Can Make A Mess Like Nobody’s Business, Owen, BC Camplight 1/27 – OH! featuring Washington Social Club […]

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history

December 22nd, 2005 · Comments Off on history · By

Colten posted an mp3 of a sermon given on May 10th, 1970 by Dr. Bestebreutje, a Charlottesville minister. The sermon is largely focused on Vietnam and protests that were going on at the time. Give it a listen. It is an incredibly interesting piece of local history. My mother’s family actually went to Bestebreutje’s church […]

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2005

December 20th, 2005 · Comments Off on 2005 · By

OK, I have ranked my top ten shows of this past year. Before you start judging my picks, let me remind you that I missed quite a few shows this year (Pixies, Calvin Johnson, Blackalicious, the Perceptionists to name a few). So, if you don’t see a great show on here, it’s probably because I […]

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more exciting news

December 16th, 2005 · Comments Off on more exciting news · By

(mogwai are coming!) First off, Silver Jews tickets are now on sale. Get ’em quick! Second off, the Satellite Ballroom just announced another awesome show in March! On March 4 Mogwai is coming! The Ballroom is stepping things up. With Feist, Of Montreal, Mogwai, The Silver Jews, and The Books, 2006 is looking to be […]

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a winter weekend

December 16th, 2005 · Comments Off on a winter weekend · By

Tonight, December 15th: Lauren Hoffman will be playing at Gravity Lounge. Bella Morte will open with an acoustic set. Hoffman used to live in Charlottesville but is now in NYC. Her songs are beautiful so don’t miss out. Check them out on myspace. Friday, December 16th: DC’s Caribbean will be at the Tea Bazaar. Listen […]

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HOLY CRAP!!!! The Silver Jews are coming!

December 15th, 2005 · Comments Off on HOLY CRAP!!!! The Silver Jews are coming! · By

(david berman) The Silver Jews, fronted by UVa. graduate David Berman, are playing at the Satellite Ballroom on March 16th!!! David Berman has rarely ever taken his act on the road, so this will be an amazing experience. The band is supposed to be doing a March tour of “Power Cities.” If you haven’t heard […]

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tea bazaar show

December 13th, 2005 · Comments Off on tea bazaar show · By

Tomorrow night (December 14th) there is an intriguing show at the Tea Bazaar. Love Tentacle Drip Society, Buck Gooter, and Yin Yang Tobacco will be playing. The Tea Bazaar website says: “LTDS is coming all the way from next door (the rennaisance school) and BG and YYT are harrisonburgers with an agenda. expect some free […]

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