Readers, the national and international news is not good.
But what's good here at home?
Well, we're running the fucking @replaylounge Twitter account now, despite the fact that we don't work there and rarely stay up late enough to see anything besides the matinees. There's not much glory in this "job," but it allows us to make even more jokes about PBR than we already make at our primary account, plus you'll occasionally be getting useful links and band info to boot. If you're following the Replay now, you should be getting pretty hyped about tonight's Hooray For Earth show. Pitchfork says a bunch of nice things about their new album and then stabs them in the back with a not-so-stellar 6.4 rating:
"Racy is big, it’s bold, and positions its creators closer to "pop'..." (full review here).
Also on the bill is Grooms and LFK's greatest shoegazers: our friends from Sona.
Racy album cover:
The Ladybird Diner is such a tease with her opening date. But it's close. It's so close that LFK can almost taste the pie. Judging from the popularity of the Diner's FB page, however, you're gonna have to fight for a seat and a slice. A terrific new sign appeared outside yesterday:
Those little scamps at Card Table Theatre are taking a break from their usual hijinks to deliver something really ambitious here in LFK this weekend. We're planning a larger preview later this week but for now here is a FB event page and a teaser.
And Linklater's instant-classic Boyhood finally arrives at Liberty Hall this weekend.