rob sheffield podcast

January 31st, 2008 · 1 Comment · By

Couldn’t make it to his reading at New Dominion last week? Well, you can listen to it over at Charlottesville Podcasting Network. Thanks to Elizabeth McCullough for recording it. Then read what I wrote about him. Then go pick up a copy of Love Is A Mixtape from New Dominion if you haven’t already.

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fred frith, and upcoming film screenings

January 28th, 2008 · 1 Comment · By

There aren’t that many concerts coming up this week; you can read about the few shows I know about on the right-hand column. The most noteworthy thing is that Fred Frith‘s visit to the University begins this weekend, and there’s a half-dozen events relating to that stretched over next week. I mostly know Frith as […]

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saturday night

January 26th, 2008 · Comments Off on saturday night · By

Hope y’all caught the Six Organs / Grand Banks show last night, because it was pretty sweet. Thanks to T-Rock and Danny Shea for putting it together. There are plenty of events tonight as well: (the fiery furnaces) The Fiery Furnaces are playing at Satellite Ballroom, along with Ki Theory and the excellent Tapeworms. There’s […]

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busy friday night

January 24th, 2008 · 5 Comments · By

There are tons of events this Friday night: (six organs of admittance) On the UVa end of town, the eclectic and transcendent Six Organs of Admittance are playing at the UVa Chapel, along with newly-reformed Charlottesville noise-rock legends Grand Banks. Doors are at 8, and the show begins at 9. The cover charge is $8. […]

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Robot Strings and a Tea House show

January 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment · By

Tonight at The Bridge, Steve Kemper and friends from the UVa Music Department will present their Atuonomous String Performing Robot; I’ve just seen a demonstration of the thing, and it’s pretty cool. Starts at 8pm, no cover. Later on at the Tea House, Caleb Stine and The Brooms are playing; probably around 10-ish?

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rob sheffield at new dominion bookshop this evening

January 22nd, 2008 · Comments Off on rob sheffield at new dominion bookshop this evening · By

Don’t forget that Rob Sheffield will read from and sign his book Love Is A Mix Tape at 5:30pm at the New Dominion Bookshop on the Downtown Mall. You can read my piece on Sheffield for C-VILLE Weekly here. Come, because it’s going to be a lot of fun.

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Shows at the Tea House, Miller’s, and The Bridge

January 19th, 2008 · 5 Comments · By

Ungdomskulen from Norway are playing at the Tea House tonight; Horsefang has had to cancel as the opener, but I’m told that Tapeworms are filling in. Sarah White is playing at Miller’s, along with David Shultz and the Skyline. Also tonight at 8, there will be two audio-related performances/ demonstrations at The Bridge; Jennifer Deer […]

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sharon jones and more

January 18th, 2008 · 1 Comment · By

  (sharon jones and the dap-kings) Tonight Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings will play at Satellite Ballroom. Also, Water School and Birdlips will play at Mono Loco. And, Jared Micah and Hats and Buck Gooter will play at the Tea Bazaar.

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films at tea house – cancelled

January 17th, 2008 · 1 Comment · By

Tonight James Ford, Adam Rogers, Matteus Frankovich and possibly others will be showing some films at the Tea Bazaar. This is a rare chance to see films from some great local folks, so don’t miss out. Starts around 8pm This has been cancelled due to the weather.

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more audio january

January 15th, 2008 · 2 Comments · By

The Bridge‘s Audio January continues Wednesday (1/16) night with Bleeps & Breaks. Doofgoblin, A Drop in Silence will perform and DJ Hummingbird Feeder will offer a live DJ set of IDM and more glitchy electronic goodness. Things start around 9pm and end around midnight. The Daily Progress has a nice article (with a slideshow and […]

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