Archive for December, 2006

Garbage Doing a Benefit Show

Tuesday, December 19th, 2006

After many rumors of a split, Garbage is back – even if it’s only for one night. Garbage will be doing a one night only benefit show for Wally “Llama” Ingram called Musicians Banding Together to Fight Cancer. Other acts include Bonnie Raitt, Keb’Mo’, and David Lovering of The Pixies. The show will be held in Glendale, CA on January 31st.

 Shirley is still in the studio recording her first solo album which is set to come out in the spring of 2007.

Scissor Sisters Tour North America

Tuesday, December 19th, 2006

The Scissor Sisters will be embarking on tour hitting parts of the U.S. and Canada this spring. They will kick it off on March 2nd in Philly, and coming to Texas on March 15th (Dallas) & 16th (Houston). For more information on the tour, go to scissorsisters.com.

 

Chillville December 17, 2006

Sunday, December 17th, 2006

‘Sup. Thanks for making Chillville part of your Sunday morning routine…or complete lack thereof. Here’s a recap of the show:

  • Travis – Sing
  • Telepopmusik – Don’t Look Back
  • Beck – Lost Cause
  • Radiohead – Fake Plastic Trees
  • Husky Rescue – New Light of Tomorrow
  • Nouvelle Vague – Making Plans for Nigel
  • Peeping Tom – Your Neighborhood Spaceman
  • The Smiths – Shoplifters of the World Unite
  • Placebo – Pierrot the Clown
  • The Postal Service – The District Sleeps Alone Tonight
  • OHN – Search the Heart for Something Real
  • David Garza – Jingle Bell Rock
  • (10:00 AM) Tori Amos – Crucify
  • Gorillaz – Tomorrow Comes Today
  • Carmen Rizzo – Too Rude (ft. Esthero)
  • Erasure – Home
  • Zero 7 – Home
  • The Submarines – Peace and Hate
  • Regina Spektor – Fidelity
  • Lloyd Cole – Antidepressant
  • Sufjan Stevens – Chicago
  • The Album Leaf/Nina Simone – Lillac Wine
  • Control Machete – Si Senor
  • Tegan and Sara – I Know I Know I Know
  • (11:00) Thievery Corporation – Revolution Solution
  • Shins – New Slang
  • Bush – Letting The Cables Sleep (NOW mix)
  • Fink – Pretty Young Thing (Full Monty’s Catch Of The Day)
  • Esthero – Everyday’s A Holiday With You (f. Sean Lennon)
  • Feist – Snow Lion
  • Sigur Ros – Untitled
  • Spoon – The Delicate Place
  • Ghostland Observatory – Stranger Lover
  • Flunk – Play
  • Interpol – NYC

Blood Diamond Redux

Sunday, December 17th, 2006

My buddy Rex Williams shot an interesting video about conflict diamonds, specifically about how the Leo DiCaprio movie Blood Diamond may actually lead well-meaning progressives to the wrong conclusion. If you saw the movie, check it out.

Full Monty Stalks Skye from Morcheeba at La Zona Rosa

Saturday, December 16th, 2006

Ghostland Observatory Live On Chillville

Saturday, December 16th, 2006

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Chillville Exclusive Version of Imogen Heap’s “The Walk”

Saturday, December 16th, 2006

Imogen Heap recorded a Chillville-exclusive version of The Walk for us at soundcheck when she played La Zona Rosa on November 25, 2006.