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I’m so excited about this show I came back to Nailgun to tell you about it, also because we have no other writers left (more on that soon)

September 19th, 2013 · 2 Comments · By

Every time (about once every year or two) that someone asks me to book a show for a former Pudhaus / Tokyo Rose / WTJU person, I always say “yes,” even though I’m not really a concert booker and even if it’s someone I’ve never met before or can’t remember, and it always turns out […]

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James’ favorites of 2012

January 1st, 2013 · 3 Comments · By

Better late than never, here are 10 albums I liked from this past year, plus an extensive run-down of my favorite concert experience of 2012. Mount Eerie – Ocean Roar (P.W. Elverum and Sun, Ltd.) Phil Elvrum’s return to form (albeit a slightly different form than the one he started out with) continues; this is […]

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Random Row Rock

November 9th, 2012 · 1 Comment · By

Hey readers, sorry for the long delay between updates — both Carolyn and I have been extremely busy lately, without much time to devote to the blog… I did, however, want to let you know about the concert tonight at Random Row Books: Invisible Hand is playing, along with the Richmond band White Laces, and […]

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good Baltimore acts (and more!) at the Tea Bazaar tonight

July 12th, 2012 · Comments Off on good Baltimore acts (and more!) at the Tea Bazaar tonight · By

Tonight’s Tea Bazaar show should be super-fun! There’s no less than five acts on the bill, and I’m excited about each of them. The headliner is Chester Endersby Gwazda, who’s got an impressive musical resume; as Matt says: “Gwazda is sort of a Baltimore producer-extraordinaire. He produced Bromst from Dan Deacon as well as Future […]

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an exceptionally busy Friday

April 13th, 2012 · 7 Comments · By

There are an absurd number of notable events going on tonight (geez, try to spread it out next time, guys!). Here’s the rundown: The event I’m most excited about is a band called 200 Years, better known as Ben Chasny from Six Organs of Admittance and Elisa Ambrogio from Magik Markers. You might remember the […]

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Multiple local bands release CDs tonight at the Southern

May 27th, 2011 · 6 Comments · By

Sorry for the late-ish post today, folks (my Fridays are hellish, work-wise), and for the general lack of posting here recently — we’ve all had a very busy spring, but I’m hoping to keep the blog updated more often in the coming months if I can. Anyway, down to business: there’s a strong line-up of […]

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win TV on the Radio tickets!

April 5th, 2011 · 2 Comments · By

That’s right, you can win a pair of tix to this $35 TV on the Radio show right here on Nailgun.  The Show is happening this Saturday (the 9th, and we’ll have the write-up then) at the Jefferson, but you only have until this evening to win the tickets! Don’t ask me why, that’s just […]

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Nailgun’s Top Shows of 2010

January 3rd, 2011 · 13 Comments · By

Well, as promised (uh, finally), we have compiled a few of our favorite shows of 2010 for you. They range from little shows to big shows, from house shows to festivals, from New York, to Baltimore, to Charlottesville, to our own back yards. Hit us up with your favorite shows/show-related-memories in the comments! Follow us […]

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Nailgun’s Top Albums of 2010

December 26th, 2010 · 12 Comments · By

Happy Holidays readers! We’ve managed to get our act together and line up some year-end treats for you, starting tonight with our picks for Top Albums of 2010. Here’s five from each Nailgun contributor: From Sarah: 1. Woods – At Echo Lake 2. Super Vacations – Thicker Milk 3. Harlem – Hippies 4. Future Islands […]

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We Fucked Up! There is More Soul& Funk Dancing Tonight!

December 24th, 2010 · Comments Off on We Fucked Up! There is More Soul& Funk Dancing Tonight! · By

So, due to the fact that I spent yesterday rushing around like madman, overloading on the Holiday schedule, and operating on very few hours of sleep, I somehow thought that the Standard and Grits&Gravy were doing a thing at The Box together last night — my confusion was understandable, since that’s what they did 2 […]

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