Barsuk’s Anniversary Closing Show, an Unforgettable Lineup

Sunday night marked the final evening of Barsuk Record's 15th Anniversary celebration after a weekend of performances from highly-regarded signees such as Phantogram, Ra Ra Riot, and Nada Surf. The finale show was no exception, boasting a lineup of Laura Gibson, Rocky Votolato, Jesse Sykes and the … [Read more...]

Barsuk 15: Nada Surf, Death Cab for Cutie, Mates of State, The Prom

It was a night I’ll never forget. And I’m not just saying that because I think Nada Surf is the greatest thing since baby carrots. Or because Barsuk is arguably the coolest record label since, well, ever. It was the sum of all parts—the perfectly crafted line-up, the mix of nostalgic and timeless … [Read more...]

This ‘r That: Get to Know Lemolo

Lemolo is hitting the stage at Columbia City Theater this weekend for their highly anticipated CD release shows. That's right, I said shows. The band sold out Friday night's show in less than 11 hours and immediately added a second date (Saturday), thus appeasing those who missed out on the first … [Read more...]