Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! Tycho, The Sheepdogs, 3rd Annual Fall BeerFeast, Wye Oak & More!

Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! Tycho, The Sheepdogs, 3rd Annual Fall BeerFeast, Wye Oak & More!

Can we please officially say that we are in FALL now?! Whip out the scarves, ginger cookies, and pumpkin spice lattes, y’all! And while you’re at it, how about you check out one of these awesome concerts this weekend!

Friday, Sept. 21st – Blood Red Shoes at The Red Palace

Blood Red Shoes are an alternative rock duo from Brighton, England. They have released three full-length albums, Box of Secrets (2008), Fire Like This (2010), and In Time to Voices (2012) as well as numerous early singles on limited 7″ vinyl pressings.

Friday, Sept. 21st – Brother Ali at 529

Politically and socially motivated, Brother Ali will release his next album Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color on September 18, 2012. It is expected to be a highly political album. Ali has said that Jake One produced the entire project and Dr. Cornel West makes an appearance.

Friday Sept. 21st – The Sheepdogs at Rock and Roll Hotel

Some of you may remember this band as the winners of the Rolling Stone cover a couple of years back, but this band gets comparisons to the Allman Bros…not a bad way to be described.

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CD Review: Wye Oak — Civilian; Playing Black Cat, March 11 and The EARL, March 13

CD Review: Wye Oak — Civilian; Playing Black Cat, March 11 and The EARL, March 13

Wye Oak
Civilian
Merge

By Al Kaufman

The cover of Civilian shows someone cannonballing into the water. With this, their third CD, Wye Oak jump head first into their role as indie-pop royalty. While their first two CDs, If Children and The Knot, were scaled back, stripped down affairs, Civilian presents the duo in all their rich and layered glory. Read more about CD Review: Wye Oak — Civilian; Playing Black Cat, March 11 and The EARL, March 13

Deer Tick Play Rock and Roll Hotel – July 22

Deer Tick Play Rock and Roll Hotel – July 22

Rhode Island might be best known as the setting for just about every Farrelly brothers movie, but the smallest state in the U.S. also happens to have a pretty decent music scene. One of the bands that have emerged from that scene is folk/grunge band Deer Tick. Set to release their┬áthird studio album┬áThe Black Dirt […]

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