Archive for February, 2008

Friday, February 29th, 2008

Our weekly two hour show on SIRIUS, channel 26 Left Of Center, can now be heard twice, every Friday – Noon EST and then an encore broadcast at Midnight EST. Below is this week’s playlist. SIRIUS 38:  Spiritualized – Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space ++ Serge Gainsbourg – Je Suis Venu Te […]

Friday, February 29th, 2008

Just got back from the Blitzen Trapper/Fleet Floxes show at Bottom of The Hill. Blitzen Trapper delivered, per usual, and Fleet Foxes first out-of-town show made the audience wish their Sub Pop debut was coming out right now and not months from now. Something to look forward to.  Oh, heads up, our friends at Daytrotter […]

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

Off The Record is a recurring feature, here on the Drunkard, that marries two of my greatest interests; music and travel. Having a locals perspective when visiting a new locale is the difference between experiencing it through the lens of a tourist and of that of a native. Off The Record gathers some of my […]

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

Drove up to San Francisco yesterday, immediately following White Denim’s performance on my Little Radio show (do see them live), and arrived in the city about 10:15. Got to The Independent for the Broken West/Walkmen show, just as The Walkmen were taking the stage. That boy can play the drums (see above video). Anyone in […]

Wednesday, February 27th, 2008

Our favorite Austin export, White Denim, will be stopping by the Aquarium Drunkard show tomorrow at Little Radio. Tune in, live, and be sure to check out the streaming video of the performance. See the band live @: Noise Pop (San Francisco), Plug Awards (New York City), SXSW (Austin) or a town near you. Download: […]

Monday, February 25th, 2008

The new Aquarium Drunkard/Autumn Tone HQ is now located in downtown L.A., on the office side of Little Radio’s operations, aptly entitled, SPACES. Being that it is a converted warehouse, the digs can get (yes, even in Los Angeles) chilly from time to time, but that’s where J. Tillman’s upcoming album, Vacilando Territory Blues, comes […]

Monday, February 25th, 2008

As a rule of thumb, I tend to avoid most greatest hits packages. The logic behind this being that if one’s career is such that it **genuinely warrants a “hits” retrospective, than there is most likely a solid record, or three, to peruse on their own. But like any rule, there are exceptions. Reading Duke’s […]