It's always fun when a storm goes through while you are sleeping and knocks the power out. You wake up to a blinking clock and don't know what time it is, just wish I had to work this morning.

Todays Notable Releases:

Birdmonster - No Midnight (spinART)
The Grates - Gravity Won't Get You High (Cherry Tree)
Ray LaMontagne - Till the Sun Turns Black (RCA)
Method Man - 4:21 ... The Day After (Def Jam)
The Roots - Game Theory (Def Jam)
Theater Fire - Everybody Has a Dark Side (Undeniable)
The Tyde - Three's Co. (Rough Trade)
Pete Yorn - Nightcrawler (Red Ink)

Mew will be opening for Kasabian, I posted these dates previously but here they are for the Mew fans:


17 - Boston, MA - Paradise Rock Club
20 - New York, NY - Webster Hall
21 - Philadelphia, PA - Theatre Of The Living Arts
24 - Cleveland, OH - Grog Shop
26 - Montreal, QUE - Club Soda
27 - Toronto, ONT - Phoenix Concert Theatre
29 - Detroit, MI - St. Andrews Hall
30 - Cincinnati, OH - Bogart's Front Room


2 - Chicago, IL - Metro
3 - Lawrence, KS - The Bottleneck
5 - Minneapolis, MN - Fine Line Music Cafe
7 - Denver, CO - Gothic Theatre
10 - San Diego, CA - TBA
11 - Los Angeles, CA - The Fonda
13 - San Francisco, CA - The Independent
15 - Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom

Tonight in Austin - Tue. 08/29

Plastic Constellations, Fatal Flyin' Guilloteens, The Boxing Lesson, We'll Go Machete at Emo's
Dragline Bros., Chalk Outlines, Mumpsie (New Orleans) at Beerland (a portion of the proceeds will go to the New Orleans Musicians Hurricane Relief Fund)
Blackholicus, Casket Architects, Lions of Tsavo at Headhunters
Grupo Fantasma at Waterloo Records (5pm, free instore)
Sons of Korah, Riot Like Words, Astraea, The Artillery at the Red Eyed Fly
Chasing Reality, DAX, Sleepy 5 Orchestra, DJ Johnny Slug at Redrum