Tagged: Tortoise

FADER TV: Tortoise Live at Bang on a Can Marathon

This past Sunday, music freaks of all persuasions gathered in harmony in what was basically a large shopping mall for the annual Bang on a Can Marathon. This is the only all day music event … read more »

POSTED June 4, 2009 2:00PM IN MUSIC TAGS:

Download Prefuse 73's 2003 Tour Mix

Prefuse 73’s Scott Herren has posted a sweet treat for all of us freeloadin’ and downloadin’ folks via the band’s blog. A mix of over 30 songs, produced and compiled from Prefuse’s 2003 tour, are now available to right-click and save. The one-of-a-kind artwork that accompanied the mix CDs, however, are not available for download. read more »

POSTED May 12, 2009 4:09PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Tortoise Announces Release Date Of First Record In Five Years

After a five year hiatus we’re finally going to get a chance to grace our eardrums with the post-rock sounds of Tortoise once more. That’s right, the band has finally announced the release date of their sixth studio album, Beacons of Ancestorship. read more »

POSTED March 25, 2009 11:33PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Jesus Lizard, Grizzly Bear And More Confirmed For Pitchfork Fest, Fans Will Be Able To Choose Set Lists

Ironically, not reported first by Pitchfork, but instead by respected Chicago Sun Times music critic Jim DeRogatis, the 2009 Pitchfork Music Festival will be dropping their “Don’t Look Back” classic-album theme, and instead will allow fans the chance to come up with the set lists as part of a new series called “Write The Night: Set Lists By Request.” read more »

POSTED March 6, 2009 4:32PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,