Giggity Giggty goo

Woh the gigs are coming thick and fast over the next couple of month and May in particular is shaping up to be packed to the gills. To try and keep our pudginess down im going to post a link to vids instead of post the vids in a hope of keeping out bandwidth down. without further a do some class up coming gigs.

Le Loup Thu 21 February Crawdaddy

Le Loup is an American indie band founded in late 2006 in Washington, D.C. by Sam Simkoff (keyboard/banjo). The band also includes Christian Ervin (computer), Michael Ferguson (guitar), Nicole Keenan (keyboard/French horn), Dan Ryan (bass), Robert Sahm (drums), May Tabol (guitar) and Jim Thomson (guitar). The group has drawn comparisons to Sufjan Stevens, The Arcade Fire, The Books and Animal Collective.

le loup "i had a dream i died"

Menomena February 29 The sugar club
Menomena are an experimental rock band from Portland, Oregon, made up of Brent Knopf on guitar, keyboards, glockenspiel; Justin Harris on bass, guitar, baritone sax and alto sax; and Danny Seim on percussion. All members of the band share singing duties.

Menomena - Rotten Hell

Ballroom #74: Kling Klang (Rock Action) Friday, 28 March in the Lower deck.
Kling Klang are a five piece kraut-punk band from Liverpool, consisting of four synth players and a drummer.Formed in mid 1999, as a 3 piece using only cheap synths and old drum machines, in 2001 they became a 5-piece outfit
click herehere to see there video for there awesome tune Heavydale
been dieing to see theses guys live so im mega physed about this and its in the lower deck too happy days.

Foggy Notions Presents: Deerhunter Thursday, 08 May Whelans
Deerhunter began in 2001 with the ambition of fusing the lulling hypnotic states induced by ambient and minimalist music with the klang and propulsion of garage rock.Their live performances almost always leave audiences polarized, and have been referred to by Karen O of Yeah Yeah Yeahs in NME as bordering on "a religious experience."

Deerhunter "Lake Somerset"

Foggy Notions Presents: Health Friday, 09 May Whelans
HEALTH are an American noise rock band from Los Angeles, California. HEALTH have been described as having "artfully crafted noise and raw synth, haunting monotone vocals, and drum skills that are borderline insane

Health - "Heaven"

Foggy Notions Presents: Man Man Sunday, 11 May Whelans
Based out of Philadelphia, PA, Man Man is an experimental indie band that incorporates Eastern European and circus-esque styles in their music, creating a unique sound. The band consists of Honus Honus (lead vocals, piano, organ, persussion), Pow Pow (drums and other various percussions), Cougar (trumpet, guitar, percussion), Sergei Sogay (bass, synths, percussion), and Chang Wang(sax, percussion).

Their style has been compared to a mixture of Tom Waits, Frank Zappa, and Captain Beefheart. Man Man is known for their distinctive live shows where the members of the band dress in white tennis outfits and don war paint. During their sets the band does not take breaks between songs in order to keep a constant energy level

Man Man - Feathers and Engrish Bwudd (Live)

Yeasayer Tue 13 May Whelans
Yeasayer (pronounced "yay-sayer") takes place in the future, somewhere in the Middle East where citizens wear turquoise robes, live in crystal towers, and overindulge on Peter Gabriel albums.

Yeasayer- 2080

Marnie Stern 16th May new upstairs room in Whelans
released one of my favorite albums of last year shes just amazing and very easy on the eyes.

Marnie Stern "Every Single Line Means Something"

FOREVER Presents: Ween Saturday, 17 May The Village
what can i say about Ween apart from go see

Ween - Baby Bitch

there a few more gigs coming up i just cant find any info on them at the moment so no kids, the ex and jandek are all playing dublin in the next couple of weeks i just dont know where or when as of yet when i find out you will know.

The Redneck manifesto have been add to the Battles/liars gig in Vicar street on May 15.
And bats Tomorrow for free in tower records at 3

and of course the sugarlips gig in the boom boom room click here to find out more

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February 8, 2008 at 3:46 PM red said...

How did I not find this blog before you found me? I'm liking it loads, even if this post has just depressed me. My first gig of 2008 will be in not move to Rome if you like live music.

February 8, 2008 at 3:49 PM Evil Bob said...

He forgot to mention Smashing Pumpkins tomorrow. Oh well.

Pissed that I;m going to be missing the Battles/Liars gig now that Rednecks are added (although i was pissed before too) but I'll be sunning it in the South of France so fuck it.

February 8, 2008 at 3:50 PM ctrl/alt/delete said...

sorry think of it though all theses gigs and no money have to pick bands over each other its heartbreaking. although no gigs would suck too.

February 8, 2008 at 3:53 PM ctrl/alt/delete said...

didnt mention pumpkins as its already been mentioned on the page before

February 8, 2008 at 3:54 PM Evil Bob said...

It has? Lordy lordy I miss things