Mitchell Bandur

Forward Music Festival 2008

I knew coming into this past weekend that Forward Music Festival (FMF) would be fun and a chance to return to the city of my college years, but I was also i...

Forward Music Fest Update

I wrote to FMF organizer and Dane101 editor Jesse Russell for some comments on the slew of updates coming from Madison in anticipation of the September music fe...

The Union Forever | JumboTron

The concept of the super television screen is hardly unfamiliar to anyone. Better known to the populous as a JumboTron, the screen that changed the way we loo...
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All Points West 2008 | Day One in Brief

On Friday it was pretty clear what the modus operandi of All Points West is: There is Radiohead and there is everybody else. By day, All Points West was a nice...

The Union Forever | Wetlands Preserved

Yesterday I plugged a documentary airing on the Sundance Channel, Wetlands Preserved. I've been exchanging emails with the producer and director about the f...

The Union Forever | Vincent Moon

The last few installments of the The Union Forever dealt with the possibility of a cinema that is purely online. Not a reproduction of the movie industry on ...

Dosh @ Subterranean, Chicago 5/29/08

Poster by Erin Dosh Photographs by Haley Van Dyke Dear readers of the LMB, Martin Dosh is a marvel of a musician and an even greater gentleman. Harken b...

The Jammys @ WaMu Theater, NYC 5/7/08

After a few technical difficulties, our full review of the Jammys. Better late than never. Had I studied Cultural Anthropology in school rather than Archite...

Jammys Quick Highlights

The 7th Jammy Awards hit the WaMu Theater last night where everyone in attendance was treated to a Phish reunion. That reunion did not include music, however...
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The Union Forever | The Online Cinema

Last week saw the announcement that the National would be releasing a DVD chronicling the making of their most recent album, Boxer. Directed by Vincent Moon, ...
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The Union Forever | A Skin, A Night

Back in April of 2006, the director of La Blogoteque's Take Away Shows, Vincent Moon, announced that he was working on a documentary about The National, recordi...