Sunday R&C: 23-Feb-14

SPAZZOUT!
GREENVILLEANS!!! Evan Kidd’s documentary, Spazz Out!, will be holding a premiere public screening with East Carolina’s Student Activities Board at Hendrix Theatre on Tuesday, 25 February 2014. Spazz Out! explains the history of Greenville’s annual music festival Spazz Fest. In it, Kidd interviews many of the key players and patrons who explain the significance of the event to the local independent music scene in the city.

Following the screening, a small panel question and answer session will take place with Evan; his co-cameraman, Brian; the show’s promoter, Jeff Blinder; and others who help make Spazz Fest possible. Admission is free. So come on out and get yourself in the mood for Spazz Fest V–it’s just a month away!

Consider These

Qiet – “The Indie Song”
from Pet Driftwood (Composition #8)
out 25 February 2014
Qiet is a ‘vaudeville’ or gypsy rock band out of Charleston, West Virginia. The sextet sounds like a proud village as they heartily belt out “The Indie Song.” It’s hard not to feel good after hearing this tune.

We Were Promised Jetpacks – “Peace Sign
from E Rey (Live in Philadelphia)
out 25 February 2014 on Fat Cat
We’re not usually big on live albums, but if this cut, “Peace Sign” is indicative of the album, we’re in! WWPJ are on a mini-tour of the US before hitting Austin for SXSW, get their live schedule here.

Jessy Bell SmithJohn Mouse
from The Town
out 28 February 2014
The chanteuse from Guelph, ON, delivers a cutesy pop tune on “John Mouse” on a album full of soulful blues and jazz-inspired songs.

Videos, videos, videos…

Tim Kasher – “Truly Freaking Out”
from Adult Film
released 8 October 2013

London Grammar – “Hey Now”
from If You Wait
released 9 September 2013

Emily Danger – “Easy Remix”
single
released 16 June 2013


Cheers…

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