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"local music" with Ross (archive)

every Sunday from 5-7 we play local music
Sunday, September 24, 2006 | 17:00 to 19:00 | Local

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Midtown Dickens Under My Shoe I Pick You 307 Knox Records
Lud The Immigration Song Sparkling Rope self-Released
Erie Choir Immigrant Song EP1 self-Released
Dexter Romweber Prison Called Life Blues That Defy My Soul Yep Roc Friday, Sep 29, Local 506 (after screening of Romweber documentary "Two Headed Cow")
Work Clothes Turn Yr AC on High 5+3 Hypno-Vista
Tennis & the Mennonites Magnets Wicked Man self-Released live on WXDU, next Sunday Oct 1st
* Beloved Binge Faces Other Places self-Released
* Mountain Goats Moon Over Goldsboro Get Lonely 4AD
* Avett Bros. Sanguine The Gleam Ramseur
Noncanon Love demo Kings, Wed Sep 27
* Bowerbirds The Ticonderoga Danger at Sea (EP) self-Released
Sweater Weather Every Eye Will See demo Wetlands, Fri Sep 29
Patty Hurst Shifter Princess Radio Beestinger Lullabies Rice Box
Accelerators Radio self-titled Profile
Simple The Heart is a Tissue demo Library, Chapel Hill, Mon Sep 25
Pleasant You There Awkward as a Beehive Pox World Empire Library, Chapel Hill, Mon Sep 25
Maple Stave Demons EP One self-Released Kings, Wed Sep 27
Grasshopper Fish All Die Just Like You self-Released
The Sammies Coming Out Wild self-titled MoRisen Records Flying Anvil (Greensboro), Thu Sep 28
The Rosebuds You Better Get Ready The Rosebuds Unwind Merge Orange County Social Club, Sun Oct 1st (outside, ~6:00 p.m.)
Ashley Stove 24 Kisses New Scars Merge Orange County Social Club, Sun Oct 1st (outside, ~6:00 p.m.)
Table Pile of Eyes demo RAleigh Music Hall, Tues Sep 26
Double Negative Red Shift demo Kings, Thu, Sep 28
Valient Thorr Palm Reader Total Universe Man Volcom Kings, Thu, Sep 28
Caltrop Dr. Motherfucker self-titled EP self-released Nightlight, Mon Sep 25 & Kings, Thu, Sep 28
* The Nein Hospital Television Transitionalisms Sonic Unyon
The Rose Marie Breathing All Wrong demo unreleased
On The Take All You Talk About Demo unreleased
Hide and Seek Washington Monument self-titled self-released
Natasha Apathy self-titled Nightlight, Tue Sep 26
Cantwell Gomez Jordan Front Variations of Straight & Curvature Designs We Are Not at the Opera 307 Knox Records