Thu 30 Aug
Wolf Parade (QC), Witch Hair
Joe from Witch Hair tripped me the other night and I have a big bruise on my knee. Go to Spaceballs and trip HIM!
Space Ballroom, 295 Treadwell Street, Hamden
Grey Wulf (VA), Caleb Flood (VA), New London Drone Orchestra, Alexander
True zzoonnee sesh right here. Usually we say 'don't sleep' but maybe sleep is ok in the zone?
33 Golden St, New London
Fri 31 Aug
Human Flourishing, Complementary Colours (MA), lowercaseLullaby, Jared Knapik
Don't go back to Rockville, because this venue is not in the Rockville neighborhood of Vernon. It's up the road from the Vernon Diner, which my dumb high school friends and I called the "VD" because we thought we were funny. We were not funny. Kinda like how these blurbs aren't funny. Anyhoo, enjoy this show!
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Tpke, Vernon
Sat 1 Sept
West Street Trio, Angelsbreath/Watchable Wildlife Duo (MA), GLP Speedwagon, Clemydia & Maszkowicz
Noise and improv ripping in the afternoon.
Willimantic Records, 75 Bridge St, Willimantic
Painted Faces (NY), Tongue Depressor, Mirror Waves, GLP Speedwagon
Your chance to try out Ridgewood Ripper lingo: legynd, holy, chicken parm, could be your life, undiagnosed, rip sets, freak band, rules, Ween.
Crunch House, West Haven
moong!rl, IDK, Bloom Filter, J Tang
Techno at the gay bar! Just in case you enjoy dancing and fun.
Partners Cafe, 365 Crown St, New Haven
Sun 2 Sept
Eric Arn & Margaret Unknown, Glenden Merrill (So Sorry), Tim Rowe
'[A] deeply explored intersection of stringed logic.' So, there ya go!
Mon 3 Sept
Eric Arn + Margaret Unknown, Zach Rowden, Stefan Christensen
Psychedelic improv in the noise basement.
The Orchard, New Haven
Pleasure Beach, Ourselves Alone, Tier, Every Branch
Buncha local indie rockers daytime jammin.
Cafe Nine, 250 State St, New Haven
Tue 4 Sept
Lucas Brode, Whispers of Night, L'eclipse Nue, Chris Cretella
Top notch guitar stranglers and other assorted noiseniks.
Physique (WA), Syntax, Ordinance, Dust Control
Hardcore punk rock music.
Never Get To Be Cool, New Haven
Waveform, Michael Kusek, Swamp (GA), Standby
RVP Studios: The Cave, 221 Bull Hill Lane, West Haven
Wed 5 Sept
Ava Luna (NY), Ports of Spain