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With the bar's weekly Monday night "Local Yokel" event (where DJ Deez spins nothing but local music) rounding the turn on its six-month anniversary, McDonald and Deez have added a new wrinkle to the night's fold: live music, or, as McDonald puts it "intimate acoustic sets" from local musicians as a way to change the pace a tad from hearing that same Pet Hospital song that kinda sounds like a Death Cab song over and over again.
As such, at tonight's event, you can catch local singer-songwriter Laura Harrell doing her quirky little acoustic thing at the Libertine--a whole 19 days before she hits up The Cavern on Saturday, April 25, to play a CD release show for her new effort, Romp Almighty.
But wait! There's more!
"Any people interested in playing are welcome to stop by and play a couple of tunes," Simon says. "It's been really laid back, and really nice the last couple of weeks."
So stop by? And buy me a Stella while you're at it? Times are hard, you know.