FREE Invisible Hand/Carl Anderson show tonight

July 27th, 2013 · Comments Off on FREE Invisible Hand/Carl Anderson show tonight · By

Local favorites Invisible Hand are playing a free show tonight at BON, an art gallery/coffee shop on South Street. Carl Anderson opens. The show starts at 7:30 p.m.

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WOODS // PARQUET COURTS // LEFT & RIGHT @ TEA BAZAAR

July 23rd, 2013 · 2 Comments · By

Well, I’m excited for this show. Everyone’s excited for this show. Which is why I’m serious when I say: GET THERE EARLY! We might run out of space! The show might sell out! Charlottesville is the place to be tonight! Woods has been one of my favorite bands for a long time. I will say, […]

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ERIK THE RED // WEIRD MOB // ANDREW CEDERMARK @ tea bazaar

July 20th, 2013 · Comments Off on ERIK THE RED // WEIRD MOB // ANDREW CEDERMARK @ tea bazaar · By

Hello, wonderful Nailgun readers. In an hour, I’m getting on the train for Pitchfork Day 2 (White Lung, Pissed Jeans, Parquet Courts, ♥SWANS♥), but most of you are still in Charlottesville. Which you definitely should be, because today at the Tea Bazaar is a show that I am really sad that I have to miss. […]

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thursday/friday happenings

July 18th, 2013 · Comments Off on thursday/friday happenings · By

The film Charade is screening at Vinegar Hill Theater at 7:30 p.m on Thursday evening. This is a special showing of the 1963 romantic comedy/thriller starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn, so click here to purchase your tickets! Then, on Friday the 19th, head on over to the Jefferson Theater for Kurt Vile & The […]

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album releases of note this week

July 17th, 2013 · Comments Off on album releases of note this week · By

First of all, Charlottesville’s own Anatomy of Frank have their latest album Pangaea officially ready for download on Bandcamp. The album takes cues from titans of indie rock like Radiohead and Broken Social Scene, while incorporating pop accessibility and progressive elements. And, for this week only, you can pay what you want for the album + […]

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saturday house shows

July 13th, 2013 · Comments Off on saturday house shows · By

You’re gonna have to make a choice again. The good news is that you win either way. And I might hit up both these shows, if I can. At Magnolia House: Marmalakes: folk rock from Austin, TX. TAFT: indie rock from Brooklyn/Austin. Big Air (Charlottesville): 90s indie garage rock. Featuring Greg Sloan of Dwight Howard […]

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Tea Bazaar music tonight; new Left & Right music video

July 11th, 2013 · 2 Comments · By

At the Tea Bazaar tonight: Other Colors from Baltimore, who play “exploratory pop” and “future folk-rock.” Their 2011 self-titled album sounds like old-school bedroom recordings: lo-fi production, pop slightly less cracked than Ariel Pink, and to me almost a 60s vibe reminiscent of folkie weirdos like Syd Barrett or Pearls Before Swine. Charlottesville’s Girl Choir […]

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Widowspeak Tonight @ Tea Bazaar w/ Surfing + Wolf // Goat (7/10/13)

July 10th, 2013 · Comments Off on Widowspeak Tonight @ Tea Bazaar w/ Surfing + Wolf // Goat (7/10/13) · By

We got a great lineup again at the Tea Bazaar tonight: Widowspeak Surfing Wolf//Goat I’m not especially familiar with Widowspeak or Wolf//Goat, but I’ve been checking out their bandcamp pages at work today and if that’s any indication of what to expect tonight be prepared for a great show. Surfing I can personally vouch for, […]

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take a BITE out of SHARK NIGHT

July 8th, 2013 · Comments Off on take a BITE out of SHARK NIGHT · By

There is a feeding frenzy of bands tomorrow (Tuesday) night at the Tea Bazaar as Shark Week arrives in Charlottesville a month early. For real, these are three talented bands that just happen to have the word “shark” in their name. First up is Sharkopath, a punk rock band from Charlottesville who recently announced a […]

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tea bazaar shows this weekend

July 4th, 2013 · 3 Comments · By

Hey, guys, put down your hamburgers/beers/illegal fireworks for a second because there are two Tea Bazaar shows this week you might want to read about: July 5 at Tea Bazaar: Eidolons are a band from Portland who remind me a little of Grizzly Bear with their folk-influenced indie rock and soft vocals. Big Hush is […]

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