Thursday, January 25, 2007

Check out these local shows

Li'l Cap'n Travis and Brothers and Sisters will be playing tonight at the Continental Club. Both bands put on a good show, so seeing them both together will be nice. The first track is from the 2004 album In All Their Splendor, and the second comes from the Brothers and Sisters 2006 self-titled debut.

Li'l Cap'n Travis - Steady as she Goes
Brothers and Sisters - Breathing Lessons

See Li'l Cap'n Travis:
Feb 3rd @ Emo's--Kinks Tribute
Feb 22nd @ Emo's w/ Mic Harrison and the Lonesome Heroes
Feb 23rd @ the Barley House in Dallas w/ Mic Harrison and Slider Pines

See Brothers and Sisters:
Jan 31 2007 Brother Will SOLO at Beerland
Feb 27 2007 Emo's w/ The Broken West

Tacks, The Boy Disaster will be performing tonight at Progress Coffee and then Thursday, Feb 1 at Antone's. Tacks are doing some tour dates with fellow Texan indie heartthrobs Midlake, so if you're near any of the stops listed below and want to see a damn fine musical exhibition, you're in luck.

Tacks, The Boy Disaster - Frozen Feet

See Tacks, The Boy Disaster:
Feb 2 2007 The Republic w/ Midlake New Orleans, Louisiana
Feb 3 2007 Bottle Tree Cafe w/ Midlake Birmingham, Alabama
Feb 4 2007 The EARL w/ Midlake Atlanta, Georgia
Feb 6 2007 Local 506 w/ Midlake Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Feb 8 2007 Grimey's In-Store Nashville, Tennessee
Feb 22 2007 Walter's on Washington w/Midlake Houston, Texas
Feb 23 2007 The Parish w/Midlake Austin, Texas
Feb 24 2007 Granada Theater w/Midlake Dallas, Texas
Feb 25 2007 Hailey's Club Denton, Texas
Feb 28 2007 Rhythm Room w/ Midlake Phoenix, Arizona
Mar 3 2007 Marfa, Texas

Two of my favorite local suppliers of rock & roll Tia Carrera and White Denim will be playing Saturday night at The Mohawk. The first track here is a clip of one of the latest from heavy intstrumental metal rockers Tia Carrera, followed by one of the demos from up-and-coming vintage rock revivalists White Denim.

Tia Carrera - As She Sleeps
White Denim - Let's Talk About It

Okkervil River Jan. 28 at the Hogg Memorial Auditorium has been postponed, info at Austin Sound.

Okkervil River - For Real

Check out the video

This Will Destroy You - Jan. 31st at Emo's
This Will Destroy You - There Are Some Remedies...

For Those Who Know - Feb. 3rd at The Mohawk
For Those Who Know - Competition

The Lemurs and Lomita - Feb. 8th at Stubb's
Lemurs - Hear Sounds Here
Lomita - Lots of info and sounds at Indierect

The Laughing (CD release) and 'Til We're Blue or Destroy - Feb. 10 at Scoot Inn
Plenty of info on The Laughing at Party Ends
'Til We're Blue or Destroy on MySpace


You can get more info on these shows at Do512.


Natural Fool said...

LCT ezboardin':

Mr. Curiosity said...


Anonymous said...

thanks for the info on Til We're Blue...Still one of the most underrated bands in Austin.