Monthly Archives: May 2011

U2 and Edmonton: A Top Ten

It’s hard to hide from a U2 concert. They’re playing in Edmonton tomorrow night and though I don’t listen to the radio, I’m still hearing about them everywhere. Twitter and Facebook are awash with updates on lineups, set times and … Continue reading

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Timber Timbre / Tasseomancy – Avenue Theatre, Edmonton, AB, May 29, 2011

Timber Timbre‘s newest record, Creep On, Creepin’ On, has slowly become one of my favourite albums of 2011 and in the recent weeks leading up to their show last night the excitement of seeing them again was at its tipping … Continue reading

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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings / Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears – Starlite Room, Edmonton, AB, May 24, 2011

Time to do a little Dap-Dapin’ with the Dap-Kings? Oh, hell yes! The one and only Miss Sharon Jones graced Edmonton last night and put on one of the finest shows this city has seen. Two full hours of pure … Continue reading

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Sleigh Bells / Neon Indian / Oberhofer – Starlite Room, Edmonton, AB, May 23, 2011

We knew it would be crowded. We knew it would be sweaty. And we knew it would be loud. The minimalist stage was just four Marshall stacks and two strobe lights. Lead singer, Alexis Krauss, wearing her Chicago ‘Bells’ jersey … Continue reading

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We get up early just to start cranking the generator – Part 3

It seems that this song is everywhere. It was just used in this great PSA for Malignant Melanoma. I recommend that you watch this little video and take care of yourself and your loved ones and then share it via … Continue reading

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