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Thursday, March 20, 2008

Milwaukee Bands Play the Prominent Texan Festival

SITTING ALONE AT A LONG, WHITE TABLE BY THE ENTRANCE GATE, KELSEY KAUFMANN SMILED at the festivalgoers, handing them concert schedules as they filtered into the park. They were arriving for a bash called Mess With Texas, one of the largest of the storied day parties...
Thursday, March 27, 2008

Tonight @ the Echo Base Collective - 8:00 PM

The eccentric Israeli garage/prog-rock group Monotonix, which makes no effort to hide its affinity for all things Thin Lizzy, headlines an 8 p.m. show at the Echo Base Collective with openers Call Me Lightning tonight. Largely on the strength of their wild live shows, which occasionally include pyrotechnics, the group was . . .
03.13.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Admin
The world's greatest music festival has officially kicked off, and day one of four is now over at 2:30 in morning (at least for me - Evan is still out wondering the streets). In addition to being able to witness countless amazing performances from lots of great bands, I also have the discreet pleasure of being able to perform myself, which is why I need to go to sleep now . . . but, before I do, ...
Friday, March 7, 2008

Wednesday, March 12th @ Mohawk Patio – 9:00 PM

Call Me Lightning, of Milwaukee, WI, play frenetic post-punk informed by The Talking Heads' quirky pop and The Jesus Lizard's rambunctious absurdism. Recent signees to respectable NYC indie label, FRENCHKISS RECORDS (Les Savy Fav, The Hold Steady), CALL ME LIGHTNING entered Steve Albini's Electrical Audio in Chicago with engineer Greg . . .

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