5/1: The Telescopes (UK) - In 1987, amidst the budding shoegaze craze sweeping the British Isles, Stephen Lawrie and a few of his friends got together and started playing as The Telescopes. Their sound was initially heavily indebted to My Bloody Valentine and Spacemen 3, but over time, the band drifted toward a more relaxed, shimmering sound. After a 9 year hiatus, the band reformed in 2002, and after another 10 years, they're finally making their way to our fair city. This is a once-in-a-lifetime shot at seeing one of the very best original shoegaze bands - be there! (Tickets onsale soon)
ALASH are masters of Tuvan throat singing (xöömei), a remarkable technique for singing multiple pitches at the same time. What distinguishes this gifted trio from earlier generations of Tuvan throat singers is the subtle...
Music at the Intersection is a monthly event featuring local beer tents, street art, food and drinks specials, and eight venues serving up more than fifty bands over the course of the summer.