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The Magnetic Fields @ The Carolina Theatre 3-21/22-17 [part 2]

It must be said that this was a Magnetic Fields show like no other. If anyone is familiar with the band live, Merritt usually takes his place stage left or right. Not tonight. He was front and center, no matter … Continue reading

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The Magnetic Fields @ The Carolina Theatre 3-21/22-17 [part 1]

Like most, I became attuned to The Magnetic Fields when their just-try-to-ignore-this “69 Love Songs” was released in 1999 and got some heavy airplay on the only radio station [WPRK-FM] I could listen to. Since then, I’ve come up to … Continue reading

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Roedelius @ The Mothlight, Asheville 3-18-17

I had been pretty excited knowing that Hans-Joachim Roedelius was returning to Asheville six years on from his last appearance here at the 2011 Moogfest. I had missed that show but almost immediately regretted doing so. Particularly since in the … Continue reading

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Shriekback Reach Kickstarter Goal – Shows Booked – That Simple!

Well, we discussed the notion of Shriekback moving out into the world as a live entity and their Kickstarter campaign. Several days ago, it reached its goal and then three UK dates to kick off the UK/Euro leg of their … Continue reading

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Former Ultravox Vocalists Make Moves In 2017

So there it is. Up front and as bold as life. I got an email last night from Jordan, who comments here in occasion. My wife has been holding out for a JF+TM tour of some sort, and when “The … Continue reading

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Shriekback Speak The “L” Word With Kickstarter Campaign

Any regulars here will know that I hold Shriekback in pretty high esteem. The band have been fairly active over the years, trickling out an album every 2-5 years [better than most, actually] and of late they have been working … Continue reading

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Centrozoon @ Streamside Studios, Asheville 11-10-16

Last night marked the first time that I’ve ever taken a bite of the enticing, house concert pie. House concerts are, on the face of it, possibly the most humane and non-exploitive way to experience live music at a scale and … Continue reading

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