Show Announcements: Sufjan Stevens, Interpol, Yells At Eels, Video, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, Wolf Parade, Will Johnson, More.
Sufjan Stevens didn't get too far in his attempt to write an album for each state in the US.
Of the 50, he completed two--and then he kind of disappeared for a few years after the release of his Christmas album in 2006.
Maybe if he hadn't put more than 20 songs on each of his last two records, he would've gotten a bit closer to completing the collection.
Recently, though, he said he was giving up on his project--in tandem with contemplating quitting music altogether. That didn't exactly paint a bright future for the songwriter's career. But now he's back, and he'll be passing through town on Wednesday, October 20, for a performance at McFarlin Auditorium. Pre-sale tickets are available at Asthmatic Kitty for $35.
In local show announcement news, Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios will be holding a Cats and Dogs Benefit for the Denton Humane Society on Saturday, September 11, featuring Shiny Around The Edges, Dust Congress, Brent Best, Chris Flemmons and many more. Tickets will be $6, and the doors open at 2 p.m.
More show announcements after the jump...
Billy Bob's Texas
Thursday, September 16 - Neal McCoy
Thursday, August 12 - Prima Donna, The Booze
Thursday, August 19 - Blixaboy, Yells At Eels, New Fumes
Thursday, August 26 - Marriage Material, Vulgar Fashion, Corporate Park, Embolism
Saturday, September 4 - Kiki, Opencloud, DragonLazer
Wednesday, August 11 - Sundress, Naomi Punk, Masters And Johnson
Saturday, August 14 - Shoot Low Sheriff
Wednesday, August 11 - Season To Risk, New Frontier Panthers, Geezer
Friday, August 13 - Daniel Folmer, Masonic, J. Charles
Tuesday, August 17 - True Widow DJ Set
Tuesday, August 31 - Ishi DJ Set
Sunday, September 5 - Parking Lot Pool Party with Rhymin' & Stealin'
Thursday, August 12 - JBM
Monday, August 16 - Music Movie Mondays - Flaming Lips - Blastula
Monday, August 23 - Music Movie Mondays - Mogwai - Special Moves
Monday, August 30 - Music Movie Mondays - Scott Walker - 30th Century Man
Friday, November 12 - Ray Wylie Hubbard, The Trishas, Matt King
Sunday, November 14 - Peter Rowan, Tony Rice
Tuesday, November 16 - Wolf Parade, Ogre You Asshole
Monday, November 29 - John McLaughlin
Friday, August 27 - Digo, Yeah Def, Fab Deuce, Guillamuenster
Friday, September 17 - Grupo Fantasma
House Of Blues
Sunday, September 12 - Lyfe Jennings
Thursday, November 4 - Mumford & Sons, Cadillac Sky
Saturday, November 6 - Bring Me The Horizon, August Burns Red & more
Tuesday, November 23 - Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
Saturday, January 29 - Badfish: A Tribute To Sublime, Scotty Don't
Friday, September 3 - Cafe Antarsia, Philippe Bertaud, Michael Tillman & others
Saturday, August 14 - Brunch with Bryan Wakeland
Sunday, August 15 - Charming Gardeners
Saturday, August 21 - Brunch with Jason Bonner
Sunday, August 22 - Brunch with Grant Jones
Sunday, August 29 - Brunch with Four Left Turns
Saturday, September 18 - Fever In The Funkhouse
Sunday, September 19 - Brunch with Grant Jones
Wednesday, October 20 - Sufjan Stevens
Wednesday, October 27 - Interpol, White Rabbits
Poor David's Pub
Tuesday, August 31 - Baskery
September 1 - Bobby Long, Glitter Rose
September 4 - Claxton Welch Band, The Loners
September 25 - Faded Grace, Love vs. Hate, Benzley & more
Wednesday, August 11 - Will Johnson
Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios
Sunday, August 22 - Video, Gestapo Kazi, We Are Brothers
Saturday, September 11 - Cats & Dogs Benefit for Denton Humane Society: Shiny Around The Edges, Dust Congress, Brent Best, Chris Flemmons & many more
Monday, October 25 - Envy, La Dispute, Touche Amore, And So I Watch You From Afar
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