Malian rhythms and surf-rock meet Appalachian folk sounds at the Tractor this Saturday
Toubab Krewe hails from Asheville, North Carolina, yet the group has traveled far (Guinea, Ivory Coast, Mali) to truly find its sound. The quintet counts African greats like Ali Farka Toure, Orchestra Baobab and Salif Keita among its many influences. The musicians admit they cannot easily be fit under one genre; the group’s been described (more…)
Die Hard…and never come back.
How do I put this lightly, A Good Day to Die Hard is a stunning abomination. It derails so quickly and efficiently, I was left to wonder: does Bruce Willis really need work this badly? Being overloaded with such copious amounts of crap will do that to a person. It’s maddening to recount this movie considering the most redeemable aspect is its unintentional porn title – but I’ll do my best. (more…)
Check out the sex pop third Friday series featuring Ghost Beach at the Baltic Room.
If you haven’t been to a show at the Baltic Room in a while (or ever), head over and check out the third Friday Sex Pop series experience, featuring Electro pop group Ghost Beach on February 15th. They’ve barely been on the map for a year, but the Brooklyn duo Josh Ocean and Eric (more…)
This Valentine’s Day we’re giving you some sweet songs and a chance to win a brand new, shiny red Nokia Lumia 920 from AT&T. Amazing clarity, power, and speed, With the incredible PureView camera and stunning PureMotion display, you can easily capture, share,and relive the best moments of your life (especially V-Day). (more…)
LUUUUUUURVE. Who doesn’t love LOVE?! I’m a firm believer of showing the person you care about constant affection all year long, (more…)
Not sure what to impress your honey with this V-Day. Well look no further, here is a round-up of hip happenings around town to sweep your loved one off their feet. (more…)
Indie vintage band Daniel Kirkpatrick and the Bayonets take down the Tractor Tavern.
Self described as Tom Petty meets Elvis Costello; doesn’t that tickle your curiosity? After several years of rehearsing and couch hopping, and spending some time in the legendary Seattle recording house Robert Lang Studios, (which has recorded the likes of Nirvana and Death Cab for Cutie) (more…)