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Review : Psychic Twin and Blitzen Trapper

At The Highdive, Psychic Twin opened this evening with their psychatronic (did I just make that up or is that a real word?) and upbeat tunes, setting the mood for a lovely, lighthearted evening filled with great (and questionable) dance moves and even greater indie music. The trio, consisting of Erin Fein, Brett Sanderson and Jonny Sommer, shared […]

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Preview : Psychic Twin and Blitzen Trapper

Folk band/indie rockers Blitzen Trapper will be returning to C-U tonight and, as always, they’re bringing their soulful tunes with ‘em. With the September 2011 release of their album latest American Goldwing, we can expect to hear songs like the harmonica-filled title track, “American Goldwing” and the slightly Bob Dylan-esque, upbeat song “Love the Way You Walk […]

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WPGU 107.1 Presents : Young Jesus

WPGU 107.1 Presents : Young Jesus at the Cowboy Monkey, Saturday, June 23rd at 9:30 PM. Cover is just $5! And those five bucks go a long way, because you’ll get three sets of musicians: Morgan Orion, The Folded Bones and, of course, Young Jesus. Local faves Morgan Orion and The Folded Bones are huge […]

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Weekly-Wrap Up : April 30 – May 6

Summer is right around the bend … so students are studying for finals and non-students are working hard to get some time off, right … ? Oh. Or not. I don’t know about you, but I plan to have just as much fun this week, regardless of exams. (Because exams are just gross. ) So […]

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WPGU 107.1 Presents : Ezra Furman : Preview

Raw. Emotional. Androgynously cool. Just all around kick-ass. Ezra Furman is hitting up The High Dive tomorrow night, and you really can’t afford to miss this performance. This Brooklyn-based bluesy powerhouse of a vocalist is absolutely, 100% going to blow your mind. Doors open at 8 pm and cover is ten bucks. Opening acts include Ben and […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up : April 16-22

Now that our taxes are all filed … except not if you’re a student like me, though … let the party begin! Monday, April 16: There’s the usual 80s night at Cowboy Monkey and Comedy Trouping happening at Mike N’ Molly’s. Or you could just rest up and look forward to Thursday. Tuesday, April 17: […]

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