im - 2/08/2006 09:47:00 AM
Wednesday, February 8th, 2006
Tonight, First Avenue Mainroom:
Wednesday, February 08
Main Room 8:00 PM / 21+
ENGLAND SWINGS V
featuring HEAVY SLEEPER, THE DEATHS, THE FLAMIN' OHS, THE WAG, REVOLVER MODELE, THE MELISMATICS, THE NEW FLOORSHAKERS, THE MIGHTY MOFO'S, FAB TAB & THE TEDS, THE SCREENS and ALTERED BEASTS $5.00 advance $7.00 door
Flamin' Ohs? The Deaths? New Floorshakers (not sure about this, but the old Floorshakers were good)? MIGHTY F*CKIN' MOFOS?! Get thee to First Ave tonight!
LATE BREAKING NEWS: Surly News Globular HQ has just been informed of an impending local show by the one and only Andre Williams, Friday, Feb 17 at the Triple Rock. This quote comes directly from the Triple Rock website:
"Andre Williams makes Little Richard sound like Pat Boone"
Damn straight. And don't forget that the next night at the Entry is the annual Dale T Nelson birthday gash. That's QBP's Frostbike weekened, so if you're in from outta town and dig the rock, make it a point to be at one or both of these shows.
I participated in the 2nd Annual Arrowhead 135 mile Winter Ultra Race last week. It was my first attempt at this type of marathon cold-weather event, and I surprised myself with a 2nd place finish. No sleep, lots of high-calorie junk food, and good ol' Pugsley got me from start…
UPDATE: "Legislators changed that today after being flooded with messages from bike riders."