Gossip is young + full of blood. We have existed for 5 years. We are a punk band consisting of 3. We are interested in art, change, the underground, dancing, fashion, punk history, crime and movements. We will nvr die. We are artists, poets, cooks, writers, feminisits, designers, musicians & djs. This is life dedication to action, passion & drive. We are from Arkansas (Beth & Brace) + Washington (Hannah). We have three full length albums (‘Movement’ + ‘Thats not what i heard’ + ‘Standing in the way of control’), various 7″s & no pets among us. We have toured with Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Le Tigre, Erase Errata, John Spencer Blues Explosion, Stereo Total, White Stripes, Sonic Youth, Sleater Kinney, Har Mar Superstar, Les Georges Leningrad, The Kills, Tracy + the plastics & Glass Candy. We just recorded our new Lp “Standing in the way of control” with Guy Picciotto (hes in Fugazi & has recorded Blonde Redhead, Quixotic, The Crainium, Fugazi and lots of other good shit) & Ryan Hadlock at Bear Creek studios in Seattle (the Lionel Ritchie song ‘Dancing on the ceiling’ was also recorded there!). The new Lp titled “Standing in the way of control” comes out January 24th on Kill Rock Stars. We will be releasing the “Standing in the way of control” dance 12″ October 11th on Krs as well. It comes backed with a remix by our homies Le Tigre & art done by Brace & Kim Gordon.
Tedeschi Trucks Band returned to the Chicago Theatre on Friday night to continue their four-night residency in The Windy City.
Umphrey’s McGee debuted “Red Room” nearly 13 years since its release on 2007’s ‘The Bottom Half’ and busted out another Rush cover at Stage AE in Pittsburgh.
Marcus King joined Widespread Panic during night one of Panic La Playa at the Hard Rock Hotel in Riviera Maya, Mexico which also saw WSP paying tribute to Warren Zevon on what would have been his 73rd birthday.
Full Show Friday features a 1982 concert performed by the late Warren Zevon who would have celebrated his 72nd birthday today.
The Avett Brothers announced a handful of summer tour dates.