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Tickets to see A Minor Forest at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see TEEN at Schubas go on sale TODAY (4/11) at noon CST.

Tickets to see Failure at Metro go on sale this Saturday (4/12) at noon.

Tickets to see Bane at Subterranean are on sale now.

Tickets to see High on Fire's second show at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Silver Apples, Magik Markers, and Wrekmeister Harmonies at the Bohemian National Cemetery are on sale now.

Tickets to see Eyehategod, Ringworm, and Enabler at Cobra Lounge are on sale now.

Tickets to see The Antlers at Lincoln Hall go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Saintseneca at SPACE go on sale this Saturday at 11AM.

Tickets to see Hot Tuna (acoustic) at SPACE go on sale this Saturday at 11AM.

Tickets to see Jack White at The Chicago Theatre and the Auditorium Theatre go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets to see Lambchop at the Old Town School of Folk Music go on sale today at 8AM.

Tickets to see Boris at Bottom Lounge go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Justin Timberlake at the United Center go on sale on Monday, April 14 at 10AM.

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TEEN are gearing up for the release of their second album, called The Way and Color, which is due out on April 22 via Carpark Records. You've already heard the LP's lead single "Not For Long" and they've just recently shared the soulful tune "Tied Up Tied Down." Both tracks are available to stream at the bottom of this post. Preorder a copy of The Way and Color via Carpark's webstore.

TEEN are currently on tour with Phantogram, and the pair will tag Chicago for a sold-out show at the Riviera Theatre on April 10. They've also got a handful of their own dates after that tour wraps up, including a performance at Schubas on May 10. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale this Friday (4/11) at noon CST.

All TEEN dates and those song streams lie after the jump...

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Chicago rapper // producer Jeremiah Jae is gearing up for the release of his new mixtape, Good Times, which is due out later this year via Warp Records. It follows his Warp debut Bad Jokes, and you can take a listen to "Survival" and the just-released "Mountain Rise" at the bottom of this post. "Survival" features a verse from fellow Chicagoan Oliver the 2nd, who also produced "Mountain Rise" and appears on Bad Jokes.

Jeremiah has a European tour coming up, but will be playing a couple of US shows ahead of it. He'll do NYC tonight (4/2), and a hometown show at Schubas on April 8 with Rone. Advance tickets are still available.

All Jeremiah Jae dates and those song streams lie after the jump...

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Tickets to see Hannibal Buress at Beat Kitchen are on sale now.

Tickets to see Josh Ritter at City Winery Chicago go on sale this Friday (3/28) at noon CST.

Tickets to see Odonis Odonis at the Bottom Lounge are on sale now.

Tickets to see M.I.A. at the Riv go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Jessy Lanza at Schubas are on sale now.

Tickets to see Fu Manchu at Subterranean are on sale now.

Tickets to see Young Widows and Helms Alee at Subterranean go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Rodriguez at The Chicago Theatre go on sale to the general public this Saturday at 10AM. A JAM Productions presale will be active this Friday at 10AM; the password is "SEARCHING".

Tickets to see Trans Am and CAVE at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Destruction Unit at Township are on sale now.

Three-day passes for the 26th Annual Comedy Festival at the Athenaeum Theatre are on sale now. Single-day tickets go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Saintseneca at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see King Khan & the Shrines at the Empty Bottle go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Radioactivity and Bad Sports at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Tigers Jaw and Pity Sex at Subterranean go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Swans at Lincoln Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see The Felice Brothers at Lincoln Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Say Anything, The Front Bottoms, The So So Glos, and You Blew It! at Concord Music Hall go on sale on April 3 at noon.

Jessy Lanza @ BV-SXSW 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
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Ontario singer/producer Jessy Lanza welcomed her most recent effort, Pull My Hair Back, in September of 2013 via Hyperdub. After an appearance at SXSW 2014, Lanza has announced a spring North American tour. That tour includes a performance at Schubas on May 8, and tickets are on sale now.

All Jessy Lanza dates and a video lie after the jump...

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Landmarks @ Empty Bottle in February (more by Dominick Mastrangelo)
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In late-January, we told you that Chicago shoegaze purveyors Landmarks were putting the finishing touches on a new EP. That eponymous EP has now arrived and is available to stream in this post. The seven-track effort includes new versions of previously released tunes "Cuscutta" and "Amboy Road" with five new songs. A teaser clip for the EP can also be found below.

Landmarks play a record release show at Schubas on March 29 with support from Jimmy Whispers and The Hecks. Advance tickets are still available.

A stream of their new EP and that teaser clip lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Landmarks streaming new EP (listen here)"

Tweens @ BV-SXSW 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
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Cincinnati three-piece Tweens, who are fresh off an appearance at BV-SXSW, are gearing up for the release of their self-titled debut LP, which is due to hit stores on April 8 via Frenchkiss Records. Leading up to it, they've let the tightly-wound bubblegum offering "Be Mean" and the chugging number "Forever" fly, both of which are available to stream in this post.

Tweens will be embarking on a spring North American tour in support of their new LP at the start of April. That tour includes a performance at Schubas on April 10 with Jaill, and tickets are on sale now.

All Tweens dates and those song streams lie after the jump...

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Today, Mary Timony's Ex Hex welcome their debut 7" via Merge Records. It's A-side, "Hot and Cold," has received a visual accompaniment by way of director Lara Gallagher, and features Timony having an off-kilter meal with Ian Svenonius (Nation of Ulysses, the Make-Up, Chain and the Gang). You can check out the clip at the bottom of this post.

Ex Hex's current North American tour (they also played a BV day party at SXSW) sees them in Chicago tonight (3/18) for a performance at Schubas with Priests and Blizzard Babies. Advance tickets are still available.

All Ex Hex dates and their new video lie after the jump...

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London-based art pop songstress Lyla Foy--formerly known as WALL--welcomes her debut album, Mirrors the Sky, today (3/18) via Sub Pop Records. The LP is streaming via Spotify // Rdio, and she's also made a video for its catchy lead single "Feather Tongue" which you'll find at the bottom of this post.

Foy will be embarking on a US tour in support of Mirrors the Sky in April. That tour includes a show at Schubas on April 19 with Wake Owl. Tickets for the Chicago show are on sale now.

All Lyla Foy dates and that new video lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Lyla Foy shares new video, playing Schubas on spring US tour (dates, video)"

Nathaniel Rateliff @ BV-CMJ 2009 (more by Tim Griffin)
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Golden-voiced Denver folkie Nathaniel Rateliff dropped off his latest effort, Falling Faster Than You Can Run, towards the end of 2013. The album's getting an official US release on April 1, and Nathaniel and co. will be embarking on a North American tour in support of it. That tour includes a performance at Schubas on May 1, and ticketing information for the Chicago show is forthcoming. Check Schubas' concert calendar for updates.

All Nathaniel Rateliff dates and a complete stream of Falling Faster Than You Can Run lie after the jump...

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Morrissey @ BAM, January 2013 (more by Dana (Distortion) Yavin)
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Tickets to see The Hotelier at Township are on sale now.

Tickets to see Art Garfunkel at Park West go on sale this Friday (2/21) at 10AM CST.

Tickets to see Split Single at Schubas are on sale now.

Tickets to see Rone at Schubas go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Colin Stetson at Schubas go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Matt Pond PA at Lincoln Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Jessica Lea Mayfield at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see The Standells at Mayne Stage are on sale now.

Tickets to see Morrissey at the Civic Opera House go on sale this Friday at 11AM. A JAM Productions presale is currently active, and the password is "smiths".

Split Single @ Metro during TNK 2014 (more by Jeff Ryan)
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As discussed, Split Single is the project of Jason Narducy (Verbow, Bob Mould Band, ex-Telekinesis, etc.) with Britt Daniel (Spoon, Divine Fits) on bass and Jon Wurster (Superchunk, Mountain Goats, Bob Mould Band) on drums. The trio entered the studio in the summer of 2012 to track a full-length album, which we now know is called Fragmented World and is due out on April 1. You can take a listen to "Waiting For The Sun," "Monolith," and "The Last Goodbye" from the LP at the bottom of this post. Cover art and tracklisting for Fragmented World can also be found below.

Narducy has been playing shows as Split Single, without Daniel and Wurster, and will continue to do so this spring. His touring bandmates for appearances at SXSW 2014 and a record release show at Schubas on April 5 (tickets) include Tim Remis and Ben Trokan (Reigning Sound).

Album info. for Fragmented World and those song streams lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Split Single releasing 'Fragmented World,' playing Schubas in April"

Solids at BV M for Montreal show in 2013 (more by Maximillian G. San Juan)
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Montreal duo Solids welcomed their fuzzed-out debut LP, Blame Confusion, last year in their home country and will be giving it a US release on February 18 via Fat Possum. The album is currently streaming via Pitchfork Advance and you can also take a listen to its lead single "Traces" at the bottom of this post; think Dinosaur Jr./Superchunk/Metz as a two-piece.

Solids will be embarking on a North American tour in support of Blame Confusion later this month. That tour includes a performance at Schubas on February 23 with support from Pink Frost. Advance tickets for the Chicago show are still available.

All Solids dates and a stream of "Traces" lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Solids streaming debut LP, playing Schubas w/ Pink Frost"

Landmarks @ Schubas during TNK 2014 (photo by Shelby Hodge)
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Shoegaze-y Chicago indie rockers Landmarks have been picking up steam since the release of last year's Cuscutta 7". You may have caught them opening for Crystal Stilts, Real Estate, or more recently San Fermin/The Luyas/Ryley Walker as part of TNK 2014. The quintet are currently putting the final touches on an EP, which was--like their debut 7"--recorded at Logan Square's The Public House and should be out later this year.

Landmarks also have some upcoming shows on the horizon. They'll first join Courtney Barnett at the Empty Bottle on February 18. Radar Eyes are also on the bill, and advance tickets are still available. We already told you about their show at the Double Door on March 1 with LA psych-rockers Dead Meadow (tickets), and they'll also be headlining Schubas on March 29 with support from J Fernandez (of Thin Hymns) and The Hecks. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

A stream of Landmarks' Cuscutta 7" can be found below...

Continue reading "Landmarks opening for Courtney Barnett before headlining Schubas, planning EP"

photos by Milos Markicevic

Weekend at Schubas on 01.17.2014
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Shoegaze-y post-punk trio Weekend toured through Chicago last week to headline a Tomorrow Never Knows 2014 performance at Schubas on Friday night (1/17). Support on that show came from Bare Mutants, their heavy tourmates Nothing, and local dreampop outfit StarTropics, and we've got pictures and some video footage in this post.

After they polish off their current winter tour, Weekend will hit the road once again in March. Their spring stint includes another Chicago show at the Empty Bottle on April 5 and advance tickets are on sale now.

All Weekend dates and more pictures // some video footage from Schubas lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Weekend played Schubas during TNK2014 (pics, video), playing the Empty Bottle in April"

photos by Zach Pollack

Jim Jones Revue // Minor Characters at Schubas on 01.15.2014
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Lincoln Hall and Schubas' annual winter festival Tomorrow Never Knows kicked off earlier this week with performances at a handful of venues throughout the city. UK rock 'n' roll band The Jim Jones Revue, local indie rockers Minor Characters, theatrical psych-pop outfit Diane Coffee, and blues rockers the Chicago Stone Lightning Band shared a bill on opening night (Wednesday, January 15) over at Schubas. We've got pictures plus some video footage from the show in this post.

Tomorrow Never Knows continues with many more shows this weekend, including Weekend at Schubas, Darkside at Metro, and Yuck at Lincoln Hall.

Pictures and video footage from Wednesday night's show at Schubas lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Jim Jones Revue, Minor Characters & Diane Coffee played Schubas (pics, video)"

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New Year's Eve (December 31) is just around the corner... have you figured out what you're doing yet? There are a handful of great concerts and parties taking place in Chicago this year, from Death (the band) to Roky Erickson to Star Slinger to Girl Group Chicago, and many more. Check out your options below...

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Legendary Detroit protopunks Death will be closing out 2013 at Reggie's with support from Rabble Rabble, Le Tour, and El Major. Tickets--including VIP packages--are still available.

Oozing Wound, Magic Milk, Jimmy Whispers, and DJ Mike Lust will kick out the jams at the Empty Bottle. Advance tickets are still available and you could even return the following night for Everyone's Hungover, which is just like "Everyone's A DJ, but with multiple playlists from multiple humans and the company of all your buddies/plas/comrades/frenemies from all over this weird little community."

Minneapolis' own Dessa and Astronautalis can be found at Lincoln Hall. They'll each be backed by a full band, and tickets are still available.

Flosstradamus play the Riviera Theatre with Alex Young and DJ Spinz. Tickets are still available, and you can also catch them at the Riv on December 30.

Local H and Stoop Goodnoise play Subterranean (tickets).

Jimmy Eat World and Chicago's own Smoking Popes play the House of Blues. Tickets will cost you quite a bit, but are still available.

Speaking of veteran Chicago punks, The Lawrence Arms play Concord Music Hall with Masked Intruder, Downtown Struts, and Direct Hit! (tickets). TLA are gearing up for the release of their first full-length album in eight-years, titled Metropole, which is due out on January 28 via Epitaph. You can take a listen to the LP's lead single "You Are Here" at the bottom of this post.

Roky Erickson, White Mystery, and Hounds of Baskerville play Beat Kitchen (tickets). You can also catch Roky at Beat Kitchen on December 30 with Heavy Times and Hounds of Baskerville.

Girl Group Chicago and The Yolks will bring you into 2014 at the Hideout (tickets).

Los Lobos play a pair of shows at City Winery Chicago (7:30PM; 11PM).

Archie Powell & The Exports, The Noise FM, and Hemmingbirds play Emporium Arcade Bar. Tickets include a Jeppson's Malort toast(!).

Star Slinger, Lil Texas, Equator Club, and Stefan Ponce can be found at Beauty Bar. Tickets include a one-hour open bar and a champagne toast.

Alejandro Escovedo & The Sensitive Boys and Nicholas Tremulis play SPACE (tickets).

Crowbar, Thunder Driver, and The Ox King play Cobra Lounge (tickets).

Windy City Soul Club takeover the Logan Square Auditorium (tickets).

Mucca Pazza play Double Door with Chandeliers and DJ RomaSoul (tickets).

Black Joe Lewis plays Metro with Outer Minds and Numero Group DJs (tickets).

JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound and Cracker play the InterContinental Chicago O'Hare Hotel (tickets).

Pickwick and My Gold Mask play Schubas (tickets). You can also catch Pickwick at Schubas on December 30.

Cheech & Chong and War play The Chicago Theatre (tickets).

Motion City Soundtrack play Bottom Lounge (tickets).

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And don't be an idiot--take the CTA (or a cab) out/home instead of driving drunk. CTA Penny Rides begin at 10PM on New Year's Eve and last until 4AM.

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Public Service Broadcasting @ BV-CMJ 2013 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
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UK duo Public Service Broadcasting welcomed their eccentric debut LP, Inform - Educate - Entertain, back in May (it also received a U.S. release in November). They've now released a special UK edition of the album that comes with a live DVD. You can check out footage of "Signal 30" live in London from the film at the bottom of this post.

PSB will be heading out on a 2014 North American tour, which includes a stop SXSW, in late-February. That tour includes a performance at Schubas on February 25. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale this Friday (12/13) at noon CST.

All PSB dates and live footage of "Signal 30" lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Public Service Broadcasting playing Schubas on 2014 tour, share new live video (watch it here)"

Perfect Pussy @ 285 Kent in October (more by Amanda Hatfield)
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Syracuse, NY-based noise punks Perfect Pussy have inked a deal with Captured Tracks, who will be releasing their debut full-length in early 2014. The outfit are currently on tour throughout North America, and will remain on the road through January. That tour includes a performance at Schubas on January 22 with locals Broken Prayer. Tickets for the Chicago show are on sale now.

Their forthcoming full-length follows this year's scorching I Have Lost All Desire For Feeling EP. They've since shared another track, called "Advance Upon the Real," which appears on the new Accidental Guest Recordings compilation, Beyond Inversion. You can take a listen to both releases at the bottom of this post.

All known Perfect Pussy dates and those song streams lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Perfect Pussy playing Schubas on winter North American tour"

Jim Jones Revue @ Brooklyn's MHoW in 2011 (more by Dana (Distortion) Yavin)
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As we've been telling you, Tomorrow Never Knows 2014 is set to take place from January 15-19 at Schubas, Lincoln Hall, Metro, Smart Bar, and the Hideout. In addition to the initial festival lineup of Darkside, Yuck, Weekend, Betty Who, John Newman, The Rural Alberta Advantage, James Adomian, Nikki Glaser, and Natasha Leggero, more acts have now been announced. That list of newly confirmed artists includes The Jim Jones Revue, Cayucas, San Fermin, Pink Frost, Landmarks, and Indians.

Here's the full festival lineup:

Wednesday, January 15
* Cayucas, Jeremy Messersmith, Bonzie, Bad Bad Hats @ Lincoln Hall
* The Jim Jones Revue, Diane Coffee, Chicago Stone Lightning Band @ Schubas

Thursday, January 16
* Betty Who @ Schubas
* James Adomian @ Hideout (7 & 10PM)

Friday, January 17
* The Rural Alberta Advantage @ Lincoln Hall
* Weekend, StarTropics @ Schubas
* Nikki Glaser @ Hideout (7 & 10PM)
* Darkside @ Metro
* AndHim @ Smart Bar

Saturday, January 18
* John Newman @ Lincoln Hall
* San Fermin, Landmarks @ Schubas
* Natasha Leggero @ Hideout (7 & 10PM)
* Hugo Ball @ Smart Bar

Sunday, January 19
* Yuck, Pink Frost @ Lincoln Hall
* Indians, Casimer & Casimir @ Schubas

Individual tickets for each show (linked above) go on sale this Friday (11/1) at noon CST. More five-day festival passes will also be made available soon. Stay tuned for additional TNK 2014 information.

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Into It. Over It. main man Evan Weiss got his start playing in bands like The Progress, Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Start, Stay Ahead Of The Weather, and many others. Last month, he welcomed his second full-length as IIOI, called Intersections, via Triple Crown. It was recorded by Brian Deck (Modest Mouse, Califone, Iron & Wine, Owen) at Soma Electronic Music Studios, and serves as a solid follow-up to 2011's Proper. The album is helmed by bouncy single "Spinning Thread" and you can take a listen to the entire thing at the bottom of this post.

Before embarking on tours of Japan and Europe, Weiss will play a hometown show at Schubas this Friday (10/25) with support from great openers Dave Davison (Maps & Atlases) and Cloakroom (who we told you about earlier this year and suggested that you catch at CMJ). Advance tickets are still available.

Meanwhile, Weiss' other band--Their / They're / There with Owen and Matthew Frank--are gearing up for the release of their second EP, Analog Weekend, which is due out on December 10 via Polyvinyl // Topshelf. Get a feel for it by sampling "New Blood" below. T / T / T will play a record release show for Analog Weekend at Schubas on December 15 with Mansions. Advance tickets for the Chicago show are on sale now.

All IIOI & T / T / T dates and streams of Intersections and "New Blood" lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Into It. Over It. released 'Intersections,' playing Schubas with Dave Davison & Cloakroom"

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As discussed, Schubas and Lincoln Hall's annual Tomorrow Never Knows Festival is slated to take place from January 15-19 in 2014. Shows will also be taking place at Metro, Smart Bar, the Hideout, and The Athenaeum Theatre, and they've now shared their initial lineup. That lineup includes Darkside, Yuck, Weekend, Betty Who, John Newman, The Rural Alberta Advantage, and comedians James Adomian, Nikki Glaser, and Natasha Leggero. Early Bird five-day passes are long sold-out, but hang in there for additional ticketing information.

We do know that Darkside will be playing Metro on January 17 as park of TNK 2014, and advance tickets for just that show are on sale now.

All other festival information is forthcoming. The current TNK 2014 lineup is below...

Continue reading "Tomorrow Never Knows 2014 announce initial lineup (Darkside, Weekend, Yuck & more)"

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As discussed, Schubas and Lincoln Hall's annual Tomorrow Never Knows Festival is slated to take place from January 15-19 in 2014. Shows will also be held at Metro, Smart Bar, the Hideout, and The Athenaeum Theatre. Early Bird five-day passes ($75) for the winter fest are on sale now. They'll get you into every show if you're of age (Hideout and Smart Bar are 21+).

All other TNK 2014 info. is forthcoming.

Sebadoh @ Bowery Ballroom, Aug. 2012 (more by Bryan Bruchman)
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As seen on BrooklynVegan, Sebadoh are slated to release their first new album in 13-years, titled Defend Yourself, on September 17 via Joyful Noise. Take a listen to lead single "I Will" and check out a trailer for the LP at the bottom of this post. The trio have set up "Test Pressing Listening Parties" for Defend Yourself at 11 record stores across the country this Saturday (8/17). The Chicago location is Reckless Records' Wicker Park shop, where you'll be able to hear the record at noon CST. After the listening party, the test pressing will be awarded to a lucky fan. Pressings are signed by each band member and numbered out of 40.

Sebadoh will also be touring throughout North America this fall. That tour begins on the East Coast at the start of November and will tag Chicago for a performance at Schubas on November 10. Tickets go on sale this Friday (8/16) at noon CST.

All Sebadoh // "Test Pressing Listening Parties" dates, their new single, and LP trailer can be found after the jump...

Continue reading "Sebadoh throwing a test pressing listening party at Reckless Records this weekend, playing Schubas on fall tour"

Willis Earl Beal @ Cole's Bar, Feb. 2012 (more by Ben Rodig)
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As discussed, Willis Earl Beal is slated to release the follow-up to last year's Acousmatic Sorcery, titled Nobody knows., on September 10 via Hot Charity/XL Recordings. You've already heard the album cuts "Too Dry to Cry" and "Everything unwinds." and the LP is up for preorder via XL's webstore. Both tracks are also available to stream at the bottom of this post.

Beal has a complete fall European tour mapped out and is beginning to announce some U.S. dates as well. One of his few U.S. dates is a record release show at Schubas on September 9. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale this Friday (8/16) at noon CST.

All known WEB dates and those song streams are below...

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