Issue July 29, 2009

B-Sides: Music & Other Ephemera

Fourth Street Summer

Contemporary rock reigns supreme for the remainder of Fourth Street Live’s Summer Concert Series. To wit:
Friday, July 31: Tonic
Thursday, Aug. 20: Blue October & Switchfoot
Friday, Aug. 28: Sister Hazel

U of L Red Barn Series
The U of L concert series at the Red Barn continues next month. The lineups are:
Friday, Aug. 7: The Tymes Band
Friday, Aug. 14: The Vinyl Kings

All shows begin at 5 p.m., are free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted at the door and go toward the cost of putting on the shows and to benefit U of L students. Food and drinks are available.

Screaming Story Man
Noise Pollution will be releasing Screaming Secrets, the new album from Second Story Man (myspace.com/secondstoryman). Date and formats were not available at presstime, but the band is carving out a sequence from almost two-dozen songs for this sucker.

Fresh cuts:
Rick Braun: All It Takes (Artistry Music)
Sean Bones: Rings (Frenchkiss)
Eyedea & Abilities: By The Throat (Rhymesayers)
Ian Hunter: Man Overboard (New West)
Assembly Of Dust: Arc Of The Sun (Rock Ridge)
Blue Roses: Blues Roses (XL)

ear X-tacy’s top 5 vinyl sales
Wilco: Wilco (the Album)
My Morning Jacket: Celebracion de la Ciudad Natal
Dinosaur Jr.: Farm
Magnolia Electric Co.: Josephine
Dead Weather: Horehound

Music Cast
The Hemingways (myspace.com/thehemingwaysband) recently had their CD release show, and they join us in the LEO offices to talk about their new self-titled offering. Listen at Bluegrass Catastrophe, bluecat.leoweekly.com.