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16 hrs ago | The Newtown Bee

Wilco's Stirratt & Sansone To Perform At Edmond Town Hall

Pat Sansone and John Stirratt, performing as The Autumn Defense, will headline the next Live at Edmond Town Hall show, scheduled for Friday, June 6. On Friday, June 6, at 6 pm, the Live at the Edmond Town Hall series will spotlight the Autumn Defense.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Friday, The Kinks

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Daily Herald

Aloe Blacc, Janelle Monáe among Taste of Chicago headliners

Janelle Monae, Jeff Tweedy, Aloe Blacc, Grammy Award winning R&B singer Gary Clark Jr., electronic rock band AWOLNATION and folk trio Nickel Creek will be among the headliners at this year's Taste of Chicago July 9-13.


Related Topix: R&B, R-N-B, Gary Clark Jr., AWOLNATION, Pop/Rock, Emmylou Harris, Country

Thu Apr 17, 2014

All About Jazz

Medeski, Martin and Wood + Nels Cline -- Medeski, Martin and Wood +...

In retrospect, it was inevitable; why it took so long for veteran jazz jam band Medeski, Martin & Wood to get together with a decade ago, managed to significantly raise his visibility, but anybody who suggests that he's been "moonlighting" in the alt-country/alt-rock/alt-alt band to pay the rent hasn't been paying attention .


Related Topix: Jazz, Nels Cline, Pop/Rock

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Record Store Day Sneak Peek: The Autumn Defense

As we're all too aware, the record store is an endangered species - like the American bald eagle, the drive-in movie, the typewriter repair shop and Gov. Chris Christie's chances for the presidency.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Watch Jeff Tweedy Sing About Karate Chops on 'Parks and Recreation'

Parks and Recreation keeps upping its own already-high ante when it comes to music references.


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Aziz Ansari, Adam Scott, Pop/Rock

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Parks And Recreation: Flu Season 2: Episode 19 Season 6 - TV Review

Nick Offerman jumps into the director's chair for "Flu Season 2", the latest episode of Parks and Recreation , which blends a whole lot of wine and good news.


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Health, Medicine, Influenza, Nick Offerman, Pop/Rock

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Glad All Over - The Dave Clark Five

Inspired by the music scene that continues to thrive in Austin, Texas, Austin City Limits has, for 33 years, presented viewing audiences with live concerts from many of the world's most acclaimed artists.


Related Topix: The Dave Clark Five, Pop/Rock, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, Austin, TX

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Nick Offerman's AMA: From 'Parks and Recreation' to ...

Ron Swanson basically is Nick Offerman, the actor who portrays the old-school bureaucrat on NBC's Parks and Recreation .


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Nick Offerman, Life, Woodworking, Hobbies, Pop/Rock, Adam Scott

Fri Apr 04, 2014


Watch Jeff Tweedy Learn To Write An Honest Folk Song On Portlandia

As promised , Wilco's Jeff Tweedy appeared in a season 4 episode of Portlandia last night.


Related Topix: Portlandia, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock


Jeff Tweedy Added to Newport Folk Festival Lineup

The Newport Folk Festival continues to enhance its already impressive lineup of acts with Wilco's Jeff Tweedy named as the latest addition.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Newport, RI

Wed Apr 02, 2014


Comin' Soon: New Concert Announcements

Down in Hudson, Club Helsinki has added a batch of very tasty new shows to its calendar, including blues/gospel veterans the Holmes Brothers at 9pm on Friday, May 2 ; cello-rockers Rasputina at 8pm on Thursday, May 22 ; the Autumn Defense featuring Wilco's Pat Sansone and John Stirratt at 8pm on Thursday, June 5 ; Turkuaz at 8pm on Thursday, June ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Soon, Friday, Blues, Thursday, Marc Cohn

Tue Apr 01, 2014


Wilco also have an April Fool's joke

The Flaming Lips aren't the only band with an April Fool's Prank today. Pitchfork points to a tweet from Wilco that says they'll be releasing their "1st ever album of 'deconstructed-yet-patriotic' children's music Yankee Doodle Foxtrot on July 4." That's the artwork above.


Related Topix: The Flaming Lips, Pop/Rock

Mon Mar 31, 2014


Yo La Tengo, The Decemberists to appear on 'Parks and Recreation'

Yo La Tengo and the Decemberists have been added to the lineup for the fictional "Parks and Recreation" unity concert.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Decemberists

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Post-Standard

Jeff Tweedy, Yo La Tengo, the Decemberists and Ginuwine to play on 'Parks & Rec'

The April 24 season finale will feature in-character performances by indie favorites Jeff Tweedy , Yo La Tengo and the Decembrists.


Related Topix: Ginuwine, R-N-B, Indie, Yo la Tengo, The Decemberists, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Erie Times News

Big shows coming soon

TBA sounds like a new cable channel, but it actually stands for to be announced, which is also shorthand for "coming later" and "news at six!" The Crawford County Fair on Friday will announce its first headliner for summer.


Related Topix: Crawford County, PA, Meadville, PA, Blog News, Erie, PA, Pop/Rock