Tag Archives: sub pop

Washed Out to chill at Headliners

Washed Out plays Headliners Music Hall on Thursday, November 14th, at 9 p.m. Tickets on sale Friday. $14 in advance, $16 day of show. 18 & over. BIO: “The music recorded by Ernest Greene as Washed Out has been nothing if not dreamy, but for his second full-length, he’s taken the idea of letting your […]

Daughn Gibson – album review

Daughn Gibson Me Moan (SUB POP) Pick your favorite DJ software, load it up with dusty country samples and electronic beats, and then do your best drunken Elvis impression on top of it all. If that sounds absolutely disastrous on paper, then it’s all the more to Daughn Gibson’s credit that his peculiar brand of […]

Summer concerts: Daughn Gibson, Tim Barry & Cory Branan

Summer is the season for manly singer-songwriters, so Zanzabar will welcome Daughn Gibson on Tuesday, July 16th, a week after his latest Sub Pop album, Me Moan, is released. Local promoting legend Jamie Prott sticks his head back up aboveground to bring Tim Barry and Cory Branan to the Haymarket Whiskey Bar on Thursday, August […]

Pissed Jeans – album review

Pissed Jeans Honeys (SUB POP) How a band can sound both blasé and furious at the same time is beyond me, but Pissed Jeans have certainly accomplished that feat. You can hear the disinterested sneer in singer Matt Korvette’s voice as he endlessly recounts the tedium of adult responsibility. Unlike on previous records, Honeys is virtually non-stop […]

Shabazz Palaces, live at Zanzabar

If you missed or just to want to remember Shabazz Palaces’ set at Zanzabar on January 29th, this video has been uploaded for your pleasure:  

Father John Misty can’t get enough Louisville

According to a post on his Facebook page, Father John Misty has scheduled a return date to Louisville this summer. After a wildly successful show earlier this month at Headliners Music Hall, the Sub Pop star and friends say they will return to Headliners on June 12th, with opening act Pure Bathing Culture. No news […]

New shows: Punch Brothers, Helio Sequence / Shabazz Palaces

Fresh off winning a MacArthur (Genius) Grant, ex-Nickel Creek-er Chris Thile and his colleagues in the even more popular and acclaimed Punch Brothers will headline at the Brown Theatre on Tuesday, February 5, at 7:30. Tickets go on sale tomorrow at 10 a.m. A week earlier, Sub Pop presents a double bill of space music […]

Daughn Gibson’s free Halloween show

Astro Black Records, Cropped Out, and The Other Side of Life are proud to present: A FREE HALLOWEEN PARTY! with DAUGHN GIBSON — http://daughngibson.com/ — Carslile, PA; on Sub Pop, http://www.subpop.com/ and STATE CHAMPION — http://www.myspace.com/iamstatechampion — from Louisville/Southern Indiana/Chicago, on Sophomore Lounge Records, http://sophomoreloungerecords.com/ Wednesday, October 31st at NACHBAR, http://www.myspace.com/thenachbar 969 Charles Street (at […]

Father John Misty plays Headliners next year

Wednesday, January 9th will mark the first live performance in Louisville by rising Sub Pop stars Father John Misty. Bandleader J. Tillman has performed here before, when he drummed for Fleet Foxes. The previously solemn solo singer-songwriter found joy in the Hollywood Hills, and turned on the internet with a bloody good video  starring Aubrey […]

The LEO interview: Sebadoh

Here’s more of LEO’s interview with Lou Barlow of Sebadoh, as seen in this week’s print edition. LEO: You’re working on new songs? LB: Yeah, we haven’t actually played any new material together yet, but we’re talking about doing that. We might do — hopefully, maybe, before the tour that brings us to Louisville — […]