Weekend Preview: Friday 11/1 and Saturday 11/2

October 31st, 2013 · 3 Comments · By

Friday, Nov.1st Dirty River, Lil Huffy, Car Seat Headrest at Magnolia House. 9 p.m. $5+ On Friday come to Magnolia for a triple dose of lo-fi guitar rock,  Día de Muertos style. Dirty River plays a mix of blues and slow-burn garage rock, bringing to mind a Rust Never Sleeps-era Neil Young charged with the […]

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INTERVIEW: ADAM SMITH On Destruction

October 30th, 2013 · 2 Comments · By

  Adam Smith is the front man for Invisible Hand and Great Dads, as well as recording and mixing tracks for many rad bands. This Friday, he opens a show at Chroma Projects. #onerecord is a sound installation involving analog tape players playing music that is simultaneously being destroyed by suspended magnets placed near and […]

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DIANE CLUCK, Sondra Sun-Odeon, Olivia Chaney at Tea Haus Tonight

October 29th, 2013 · Comments Off on DIANE CLUCK, Sondra Sun-Odeon, Olivia Chaney at Tea Haus Tonight · By

tonight come out and support a lovely local act at the tea bazaar. diane cluck and her partner ken (of ken’s last ever radio extravaganza on the teej and WFMU) are two jewels within the charlottesville creative community. diane cluck is frequently associated with the freak folk peoples who blew up in the early 2000s […]

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Halloween Movies A’Plenty–Horror For Everyone This Season!

October 26th, 2013 · 4 Comments · By

Halloween has two strange features. First, it’s the rare event that nearly every hipster celebrates (if you’re reading this you’re a hipster, it’s no big deal). Second, those said hipsters mark the occasion THE WHOLE MONTH by watching excessively cruel, murderous and/or scream-filled movies together. It’s impressive for a society lacking community rituals. Now, I […]

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TONIGHT: WORN IN RED tour kick-off with WAR TEMPEST, SALVATICUS

October 24th, 2013 · 1 Comment · By

Hometown hard rock/metal outfit Worn In Red is playing their first show since January with compatriots-in-loudness War Tempest. New band I haven’t heard of is also playing, Salvaticus, so get a dash of newness with your establishedness hardcore. Al Hamraa at 9pm, $6. This is the kick-off show for Worn in Red’s mini winter-tour, let’s […]

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Weekend Preview (Free Godspeed You! Black Emperor Tickets!)

October 18th, 2013 · 4 Comments · By

So there seems to be a good number of great concerts happening this weekend all over town. Here’s a brief preview of the highlights of the weekend. FRIDAY Alameda + Ben Seretan + Grand Banks at the Tea Bazaar. 9 PM. $7. Alameda plays indie folk music that draws influence from post-rock as well as […]

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