Recommended shows in the coming months, mostly of the rock and roll variety. GET YOUR MOSH ON
Sat 9/15 – Two Gallants @ Plush – Sometimes rockin' folk music
Wed 9/26 – White Mystery, Sleepy and the Bedtimes, The Brainstems @ CBGB – AWESOME loud, fast garage rock brother/sister duo from Chicago with KWUR DJs present and past's band The Brainstems, presented by Acid Kat Zine. GO!
Thurs 9/27 – Moon Duo @ The Firebird – Drone-y, noisy psych rock
Fri 9/28 – Pokey LaFarge an the South City Three @ Off Broadway – Local, old-timey folk that is loved by all. If you haven't seen Pokey's live show it is not to be missed!
Sat 9/29 – Guided By Voices @ Plush – Late 80s – 90s lo-fi rock and a KWUR favorite. Robert Pollard's still got it!
Sun 9/30 – R. Stevie Moore (with KWUR local faves Little Big Bangs) @ Off Broadway
Sat 10/6 – Bunnygrunt @ Schlafly Tap Room – '90s twee, good and local
Tue 10/23 – Swans @ The Firebird – Abrasive, noisy, industrial post-punkers from the '80s/'90s just released a new album that rocks.
Sun 10/28 – Primus @ Peabody Opera House – IS THIS REAL?! Weirdo 80s rockers at the Opera House?
Mon 10/29 – AC Newman @ The Duck Room at Blueberry Hill – Solo project of The New Pornographers frontman which is way more rockin and piano-heavy.
Thu 11/1 – OFF! and The Spits @ Fubar – New band of Keith Morris (Black Flag, Circle Jerks) with Lo-fi garage punk vets the Spits. Mosh your brains out!
Fri 11/2 – The Fresh and Onlys @ The Firebird – More garage rock if you can't get enough
Mon 11/5 – Why? @ The Luminary
Fri 11/16 – Future Islands @ Off Broadway – I LOVE THIS BAND! Electronic, new wavey band from Dan Deacon's Wham City cast of characters known for awesome, intense live shows.
Tue 11/20 – Japandroids @ Firebird – Rock duo with a great live show
see you there, twerps.