for February 11, 2002
ALTROK Ordinals 31
[The Ordinals are now on Mondays! Tell your friends! - Ed.]
Jay Farrar - Sebastopol (Artemis)
Jeff says: Jay used to front Uncle Tupelo and Son Volt. This is his new solo record.
John Carlin - Songs From The Black House (Firehorse)
Jeff says: Used to front the band 700 Miles. Debut solo record from NYC singer/songwriter with a smokey, soulful voice.
Josh Zandman - Summer Album (Watersound)
Jeff says: Used to be in the NJ band Burlap To Cashmere. This is his debut solo record.
Kings Of Convenience - Versus (Astralwerks)
Jeff says: Norwegian duo. This is technically an album of "remixes" and alternate versions of songs that were on their album of late 2000 called Quiet Is The New Loud.
(This week's Ordinals courtesy Jeff Raspe.)
All material ©2001-2014 Sean Carolan, except as noted.
Today's NY/NJ Shows That Matter
Friday, August 23, 2019
Rufus Wainwright and The Rails at Grunin Center For The Arts, Ocean County College
Extreme at Starland Ballroom
Old Dominion at Stone Pony Summerstage
Surfer Blood and The Morgan Freemasons at The Saint
Spring Heeled Jack at Stanhope House
Matt Wade Band at Langosta Lounge
Little Vicious, Candy Cavity and Damn Jackals at Asbury Park Yacht Club
Muscians On A Mission presents Songwriters & Storytellers: Channeling Woodstock (Open Mic & Food Drive) at Monmouth Museum (6:30p)
The Marshall Tucker Band and The Bennett Brothers at Sony Hall
Karl Denson's Tiny Universe at Asbury Lanes
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Datarock - True Stories
Everything Everything - Photoshop Handsome
HEALTH - Die Slow
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