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12.10.2012 | | Posted at 11:15 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
As the 2012 concert year slows to a chilly, Christmas-y halt, the Pabst Theater Foundation has turned its sites toward 2013, announcing a number of shows at its venues this morning, including: * Pensive indie-rockers Frightened Rabbit, which will headline the Pabst Theater on Friday, March 22 in advance of their upcoming debut for Atlantic Records. Tickets are $15. * The avant-garde audio-visual...
Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010

Feb. 16, 2010

You’ve got to admire the aura The Residents have created for themselves. Through tight-lipped secrecy and obfuscating layers of mythology and misinformation surrounding the band’s roots and personnel, The Residents occupy a position ...
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010

Tonight @ Turner Hall Ballroom, 8 p.m.

Forty years is a mighty long time to hold a secret, but the seminal experimental art-rock band The Residents has succeeded in keeping their identities unknown for that remarkable stretch. So little is known about this performance collective...
Monday, Jan. 5, 2009

The Bunny Boy (Santa Dog)

Although the wacky, anonymous, eyeball-mask-wearing members of The Residents make a point of labeling it a collection of "pop songs," The Bunny Boy isn't simply a pop album. It's also a cryptic Internet series that "inspired" the album, a live performance piece, a yet unavailable companion album-all inspired by a mysterious package supposedly sent to The Residents' compound. And, of course, it's all part of the concept/performance.