from the pink mountaintops: If you can't wait until next Tuesday to own "Outside Love," you can now download the record via iTunes a week before it will be in stores.
THE LEMONHEADS will be touring the US in support of VARSHONS, their upcoming covers album out on The End Records on June 23.
May 30 – Boston, MA @ DCR Hatch Band Shell ‘Earthfest’ WBOS free daytime
Jun 8 – San Diego, CA @ The Casbah
Jun 9 – Los Angeles, CA @ Spaceland
Jun 10 – San Francisco, CA @ Slim’s
Jun 12 – Seattle, WA @ Tractor Tavern
Jun 13 – Portland, OR @ Mission Theatre
Jun 15 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Liquid Joe’s
Jun 16 – Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge
Jun 18 – Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock (late show – 10pm)
Jun 19 – Chicago, IL @ Abbey Pub
Jun 20 – Chicago, IL @ Abbey Pub
Jun 21 – Ferndale, MI @ The Magic Bag
Jun 22 – Cleveland Heights, OH @ Grog Shop
Jun 24 – Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda’s
Jun 25 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
Jun 26 – Baltimore, MD @ OttobarJun 27 – Washington, DC @ Black Cat
a reading then a reading and a reading: Polestar Reading series' May reading, featuring Jean-Paul Pecqueur, Alissa Valles, and Paul Otremba. The reading will held downstairs at CAKESHOP, 152 Ludlow, (between Stanton and Rivington) on Sunday May 3rd at 5:00 pm.
tim's seque series: may 2nd. julian Brolaski & magdalena Zurawski. sat. 4 sharp. 308 bowery. 6 bucks.
the Octopus that is mathias & zachary:
1.they are reading full-length poetry manuscripts through the end of this month, so send your works (either online or by mail) in before Friday.
For detailed guidelines for submitting visit:
http://www.octopusbooks.net/submit.htmlstill infinite jesting. I saw Calvin Johnson & Ian Svenonius perform. nearing completion of a second chappy. am tired mostly. partly.
2.Eric Baus, author of Tuned Droves from Octopus Books, will be giving a
handful of readings on the East Coast in the coming weeks, including a
book party in New York.