sunday

April 30th, 2006 · Comments Off on sunday · By

Hurry up and get over to the Robot Wares and Record Fair at the Satellite Ballroom. It only runs until 6pm. I stopped by earlier, and there is a lot of stuff worth checking out. And then there is a punk rock show at 1323 Chesepeake St. Well, actually it starts right now: at 4pm. […]

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electronic music show

April 27th, 2006 · Comments Off on electronic music show · By

(books on tape) Tonight Books on Tape, Captain Ahab, Doofgoblin and Epizootics will all be playing at Better Than Television (below the Jefferson Theater on the Downtown Mall). Here’s the scoop from the T-Rock newsletter: “Some years back, a certain British vegetarian pop superstar urged us to “Hang the blessed DJ!” Poor dear, he didn’t […]

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wednesday

April 25th, 2006 · Comments Off on wednesday · By

(drakkar sauna) Wednesday night Drakkar Sauna will be playing at the Tea Bazaar. Here’s what the tea house people say about them: “finally, the second coming! i don’t think any other outfit has had such an impact on the folks here at the tea bazaar. and they did it with their music. we’ve seen some […]

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weekend

April 22nd, 2006 · Comments Off on weekend · By

(wilco) Tonight (April 22) Bella Morte, Sad Lives of the Hollywood Lovers, and The Sane will be at the Satellite Ballroom. Sunday (April 23) Wilco and French Toast will play at the Charlottesville Pavilion.

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thursday

April 19th, 2006 · Comments Off on thursday · By

There are a number of shows to get your weekend started off early. The Falsies, Plastic Containers and Kate Starr will be at the Outback Lodge. Blur The Lines and The Karl Rove will be at Atomic Burrito. Drive-By Truckers will be playing at the Charlottesville Pavilion. Also, if you are a fan of comics, […]

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tuesday

April 18th, 2006 · Comments Off on tuesday · By

Tonight (April 18th) Sarah White will be playing at Atomic Burrito. I recently saw her at the IRIS magazine release party, and as usual she was good. Come listen to some great songs!

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monday

April 16th, 2006 · Comments Off on monday · By

On Monday at 1 PM Barbara Ehrenreich, the author of Nickel and Dimed, will speak outside of Madison Hall during the daily rally for a living wage at UVA. This is a great opportunity not only to show support for a living wage, but also to listen to the author of a book that has […]

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sit-in, rallies continue

April 16th, 2006 · Comments Off on sit-in, rallies continue · By

(outside Madison Hall on day 3) As usual, there will be rallies at Madison Hall at 1pm and 4:45pm, unless something else happens. Please start making your way there now! Last night what many thought was an imminent arrest turned into something much better: the students were offered a proposal by Casteen and police took […]

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17 students staging sit-in arrested

April 15th, 2006 · Comments Off on 17 students staging sit-in arrested · By

Around an hour ago the 17 students staging a sit-in for the Living Wage in Madison Hall were arrested. The police carried them to vans amidst the shouts of people who support social justice at the University of Virgnina. Please take your time to visit www.uvalivingwage.net, to send John Casteen III an e-mail, and to […]

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this weekend

April 15th, 2006 · Comments Off on this weekend · By

I know I’ve been talking about the Living Wage sit-in a lot, and that this is somewhat different from what I normally cover (just information about shows and such). However, I hope that you are as interested as I am about what is happening in Madison Hall, because it is a really important issue. But […]

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