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"local music" with Ross (archive)

every Sunday from 5-7 we play local music
Sunday, August 27, 2006 | 17:00 to 19:00 | Local

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Noncanon Love live at WXDU last week Wetlands, Thu Aug 31
* Midtown Dickens Eggs & Toast Certified Diskette 307 Knox Local 506, Tonight (Aug 27)
Natasha Struck Out self-titled self-released Local 506, Tonight (Aug 27)
Opening Flower Happy Bird Favorite Moves self-titled self-released Flying Anvil (g'boro), Thu Aug 31
des_ark It's a Hard World Sometimes for Little Things Loose Lips Sink Ships Bifocal Media Flying Anvil (g'boro), Thu Aug 31
The Rose Marie Breathing All Wrong demo Local 506, Thu Aug 31
Regina Hexaphone I Hear a Rumor The Beautiful World Erie Recordings Local 506, Thu Aug 31
Erie Choir Impolite 3x4 Pox World Empire Wetlands, Thu Aug 31
Superchunk Basement Life Cup of Sand Merge Cat's Cradle, Friday Sept. 1st
Proof Other Side self-titled Pidgeon English Kings, Friday Sept 1st
* Clang Quartet Under God The Separation of Church & Hate Silber Media Nightlight, Friday Sept 1st
A Rooster for the Masses Code Red Gallo Rojo self-released Kings, Friday Sept 1st
Dawn Chorus The Disappearing WUAG Presents the Landscape self-released Flying Anvil (g'boro), Sat Sept 2
Bowerbirds Bur Oak their website Chaz's Bull City Records, Sat Sept 2nd
Work Clothes South Bronx These Are the Shoes We Wear Fractured Discs Flying Anvil (g'boro), Sat Sept 2
Tennis & the Mennonites The Moon is Only . . . Wicked Man self-released Chaz's Bull City Records, Sat Sept 2nd
* Mountain Goats If You See The Light Get Lonely 4AD
* Beloved Binge Greek Turkish Coffee Other Places self-released
Filthy Bird Houses myspace download unreleased
* Cantwell, Gomez & Jordan Front Variations of Straight and Curvature Designs We Are Not at the Opera 307 Knox
Joe Romeo Things are Never How They Seem demo live on WXDU, next Sun Sept 3 @ 5:00 pm
Heavy Pets Hills 'n Bills demo Reservoir (Carrboro, Thu Aug 31
Daddy No Way Computer! Black, Slippery & Evil self-released
Brazilia Laguna RSPD self-released
Spatula Distance of the Moon Follow the Bouncing Ball Ba-Da-Bing
Lystra Ladybug self-titled self-released
Comas Sweet Sweet Six-Nine Pop Til You Drop S'More
* Honored Guests If You Lived Here, You'd be Home By Now Tastes Change self-released