The Slayer and the Belle
: Brooklyn odd couple Sleigh Bells let it fly on their supercollider of a debut album, Treats
(Playing Sunday, 11th at The End)
A Record a Day: The Scene's D. Patrick Rodgers listens to 365 records in (almost) as many days (Playing all the time on the Internet)
Band on a Run: After a call-up to the majors and a lineup realignment, Band of Horses continue their ascent (Playing Monday, 12th at TPAC)
Post-Graduate Metal: Liturgy, the black metal intelligentsia and fluffy clouds (
Playing Monday, 12th at Little Hamilton) Update: Liturgy have postponed their U.S. tour.
In The Spin: Nashville Cream Hot Dog Fourth of July Party, The Comfies and More
Oh, and Critics' Picks. Lots of those: Silver Seas CD release show, Musicians Corner kickoff, The Fairfield Four, The Scorps, Brendan Benson, Batusis and even more than that.