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Dumb Valley (First Show+Release Show)/Beatnik Termites/Luna @ Café Nola – April 20, 2019

Luna – Delicate and emotionally fragile songs that are dominated by an incredibly powerful voice and hopeful guitar chords. Beatnik…

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Mokoomba @ New Spire Stages – April 16, 2019

New Spire Stages is now equipped with risers for the seats which has really unlocked the full potential of the…

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Josh Gray & Jason Erie @ The Record Exchange – April 16, 2019

So it’s been a while since the record exchange has had shows. Owner Sam decided to hand off ownership of…

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Andy Burns/Blue Heaven/Middle Kid @ Café Nola – April 13, 2019

Andy Burns – Indie pop goodness. reverb/echo entranced guitar, a low steady voice and some backing tracks create a full…

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Dana Ortt/Nagato @ Guido’s Speakeasy – April 13, 2019

Dana Ortt – A solo act (He’s also a member of Pale Divine and Beelzefuzz) rocking a gritty acoustic guitar…

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Void Vator (LA)/Faith In Jane @ Guido’s Speakeasy – April 12, 2019

Void Vator (LA) (Listen)- 80s inspired Metal/rock with speed and technical proficiency in absolute shredding. Thick sludge guitar riffs, driving…

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Jack Funk @ Café Nola – April 12, 2019

Jack Funk (Listen)- This band is in the pocket whether they’re jamming on heavier rock or on their funk/soul mix….

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Listening Room Sessions @ Café Nola – Diane Bunch/Caleb P. Rose/Ash Cheshire – April 7, 2019

Each Sunday evening (7-10 PM) at Cafe Nola you’ll find what is being called “Listening Room Sessions”. Essentially, the idea…

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Sullen Brother/Crooked Hills/Forges @ Café Nola – April 5, 2019

Sullen Brother (listen)- Atmospheric instrumental post-rock. Most songs start delicate and then blossom as the emotion carries them. The light…

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Silent Old Mtns. @ Café Nola – March 30, 2019

Silent Old Mtns. (listen)- Saturday night’s Silent Old Mtns. show at NOLA was to a packed crowd that was wild…

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Chevre/Marshal Fuzz @ Café Nola – March 29, 2019

Chevre (listen)- Solid rock that’s soulful within its soft moments – jazzy drumming mixes with laid back bass, light rhythmic…

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Avstin/Nowns @ Guido’s Speakeasy – March 29, 2019

Avstin – Described on the show event page as “atmospheric indie”. I definitely felt that wholeheartedly, even though I only…

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Doublemotorcycle/Samuel Powers @ Flying Dog Brewery (March 22, 2019)

Doublemotorcycle (listen)- It’s so interesting seeing this wild band acoustic (especially when they don’t have electric acoustic guitars). Nonetheless, they…

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Apex @ Area 31 (DaMOOD & Doublemotorcycle) + Savannah Brockhoeft & DJ Baspy (March 9, 2019)

This show was truly the rad party it was cracked up to be. Live painting by Savannah Brockhoeft was super…