Archive | The Middle East

Weekend recap – Sasquatch! Festival 2010

Show Date: May 30, 2010

Every Memorial Day Weekend, scruffy hipsters and hippies alike who lack the cash to drop on a desert jaunt — complete with $5 bottles of water and scorching heat — descend upon the Gorge Amphitheater in George, WA (yes, that’s really the name) for the 3-day Sasquatch! Music Festival.  There are considerably less stages and […]

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Austin 2010: a quick peek back at SXSW

Phew. Now that the rest of the music community has moved on to bigger and better things, it’s time to take a look at last month’s adventures in Austin for SXSW 2010. Everyone is back, rested, over the post-festival flu, and digging their proverbial heels into favorite finds — here’s some of the highlights and […]

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Tilly and the Wall at The Middle East

Show Date: March 22, 2008

Locals Jason Anderson and The Best opened the night at Boston's Middle East Downstairs. Jason has an unstoppable stage presence and surged through his set of lightweight call-and-response songs to very enthusiastic audience reaction. Omaha's Capgun coup followed with a sort of baffling sound that I didn't really get and can't really describe. Finally, Tilly […]

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