Archive for the 'Radar Bros.' Category

Monday, April 19th, 2010

Radar Bros. or Radar Brothers, the group’s focal point has, and always will be, Jim Putnam. Just prior to SXSW we caught up with the re-tooled, and newly christened, “Brothers” for an Aquarium Drunkard session at bassist Be Hussey’s Glendale studio. The band worked through four tracks off their new Merge Records release The Illustrated […]

Monday, March 2nd, 2009

Los Angeles: huge, sprawling, and eclectic, has been likened to microcosm of the country as whole — truly a melting pot of various cultures, ethnicities, tastes and influences.  So is her music.  With various scenes and sub-scenes, rarely has there been a defining “sound” that marks the overall zeitgeist of what is happening in the […]

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

Saturday, March 7th, Aquarium Drunkard presents Lambchop at the new Largo – at the Coronet – with special guests Radar Bros.  This is a pretty incredible bill, and it’s not all too often that the collective actually makes it to the West coast; in fact one is more likely to see them perform in Europe. […]

Sunday, February 10th, 2008

Chief Radar Bro, Jim Putnam, stopped by the Aquarium Drunkard show, upstairs at the Little Radio loft, for a little chit-chat, and a few choice tunes on his acoustic. You can download the second half of our conversation and the three in-studio, acoustic, tracks below. Download: MP3: Jim Putnam :: Live @ Little Radio (Aquarium […]

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

I don’t want the week to go by without mentioning these two LPs, both by Los Angeles based artists. First off is the Radar Bros. latest Auditorium – which will be released January 29th via the Merge label. Chief Radar Bro Jim Putnam will be stopping by my Little Radio show next Wednesday from 2-4pm, […]