'As Long As We're Not Dead': You can trust Monotonix with your beer, as long as you don't mind it getting poured down the singer's pants. (Playing Saturday, 17th at Exit/In. Read the full interview with guitarist Yonatan Gat here.)
Is It Getting Heavy? Solid new albums by JEFF the Brotherhood and Turbo Fruits show strength, growth and more strength. (Playing Saturday, 17th at Exit/In.)
Everything's Coming Up Roses: James McMurtry has a new live album and a way of getting to the bottom of things. (Playing Tuesday, 20th at Mercy Lounge.)
Luck Be a Leon: Kings of Leon blink in the glare of mainstream adoration. (Playing Friday, 15th at the Sommet Center.)
In The Spin: Next Big Nashville '09 feat. Phosphorescent, Lucero, The Black Angels, Cortney Tidwell, Natural Child, Jemina Pearl, How Cozy! and many more jazzola-bangers.
And don't forget Best of Nashville 2009: Music feat. Mia Calderon, The Features "Pavement," Kidsmeal, Those Darlins y mucho más.