Weekly Roundup

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As you probably noticed, most of us took a nice little break this weekend away from our computers. Most of us, that is, except for Sam, who put together his review of the My Morning Jacket show on Friday night at Radio City Music Hall. I got a text or two from him while he was there, and then subsequently not there but high on after-show adrenaline; the conversation looked exactly like this:

“Oof fucking awesome”
“How was it dude? Setlist? How long did they play?”
“2:45. They played all mmj. 26 songs. Twas awesome. Writing up as we speak”
“Oh wow! Man, I should fly out for NYE. ;)”
“Honestly.. They are just amazing. They can kill at any venue”

I think it’s safe to say he had a fun time. I’ll be checking the show out today as it’s already up on the Archive, and Sam’s review is coming up next. In the meantime, check back through the stuff we posted last week in case you missed anything.

  • Lollapalooza 2008 Schedule Released
    The lineup for Lollapalooza 2008 has been locked and loaded for a while now, and they just announced the schedule. I had a feeling that they may be breaking up the schedule in a way that respected the fact that…
  • More Bonnaroo 2008 Videos
    Sigur Ros – Bonnaroo – Gobbledigook [YouTube] The boys over at Hidden Track put together an unbelievably large list of videos that you can watch from Bonnaroo 2008, a lot of which came straight from the webcast and that…
  • More Lollaplooza 2008 News | Late Night Shows Announced
  • The Dandy Warhols | 2008 Tour Dates
    Dandy Warhols – Not If You Were The Last Junkie On Earth [YouTube] I wouldn’t go out a limb and say that I’m a huge fan of The Dandy Warhols, but I saw that they announced a decent tour…
  • Street Scene 2008 Lineup
    With the abundance of larger festivals, one of the overlooked niches of the scene these days are the abundance of city street festivals. So far this summer, one of the best of these fests is San Diego’s Street Scene….
  • Hootenany with Weezer
    Everyone who has ever played a song on the guitar has probably played a Weezer song at some point in their life. With their easy to learn power chords and sing along choruses, there is not much stopping one from…
  • Latest Phish News | Live Phish DVD, Mike Gordon Album, and Trey Graduates Drug Court
    Although we haven’t heard any new rumors of a reunion, we have gotten a few updates from the Phish camp this week. Check it out… Mike Gordon has announced the release of his new solo effort, Green Sparrow, to match…
  • Heady Links
    It has been an über hectic week for both Justin and I, leading to a little bit lighter posting on the site. I’ve been dealing with all sorts of projects mixing this way and that with moments of frenzy and…
  • Phish Friday | Alpine Valley ’04 Highlights Round II
    Poster via brother monk In another busy week of Phish news and other highlights surrounding the band that we spend so much time fluffing on this blog — even if we take a week off here and there –…