News and Links of the Week

January 13th, 2010 · 7 Comments · By

UVa has appointed the new President. Chuck Taylor has left WTJU, and speaking of WTJU, DJ Baconfat just sent me a link to this essay by former C-ville resident Mike Powell (unknown to me, although I liked some bands he was in, like VHS and the Babies); said essay is endorsed by Dom himself as […]

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yet another WTJU show

January 12th, 2010 · Comments Off on yet another WTJU show · By

Last night’s playlist from the Madame Psychosis Hour is up here. Not to pat myself on the back too much, but this was actually a show that thought went very well, and I was quite proud of it — although once again I was struck by the sneaking suspicion at 2:30am that I had already […]

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last-minute Random Row gig, plus Cinnamon Band at Midnight!

January 9th, 2010 · 14 Comments · By

Just found out about this one: four bands at Random Row Books tonight! It’s excellent local glam-rockers Red Satellites, Adam Smith’s noisy side-duo Great Dads, Caleb L’Etoile’s good emo-ish rock project St. God’s Hospital, and a band called Sundials, whom Kevin from Red Sats says are: “a really great Richmond band we did a house […]

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Nice Jenkins Reunion, plus Random Row Rock

January 8th, 2010 · 4 Comments · By

Just got back for subbing in a WTJU afternoon Rock show… and I’m proudly unapologetic about having played (among other things) an 8-minute long Black Metal song on afternoon radio. You can check out the playlist here. Now, on to this evening: the big show of the night is the Nice Jenkins reunion at the […]

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House Party, then DJ Gig

January 6th, 2010 · 2 Comments · By

It’s been pretty quiet on the Nailgun front so far this decade; everyone’s suffering from post-Holiday lethargy, it seems. I’m still working on that Best-of list, just haven’t really had a spare few hours to polish it off. But I was about to break the radio silence to tell y’all about my gig at the […]

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Bella Morte re-schedule, plus DJing

January 2nd, 2010 · 1 Comment · By

That Bella Morte show that got postponed because of the snow two weeks ago is happening tonight. The replacement opening act will be This Means You. The Jefferson clarifies that non-refunded tickets for the last date will be good for tonight; doors at 8pm. Time to dust off your black outfit and get gothy (or […]

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