Times New Viking “Move To California” 7″ Giveaway + Free MP3 Download

Move To California

We’re completely geeking out over this Saturday’s Yo La Tengo show at The Barrymore (tickets here), but not just because of the legendary headliner.  Lo-fi rockers Times New Viking will open, and their cathartic live show is definitely a spectacle worth working yourself into a frenzy over!

For a sneak peek of what’s in store this weekend, read on to check out this killer new free download from the band:

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Madison Week In Music + Ticket Giveaways (1.20-1.26): The Expendables, Tea Leaf Green, Yo La Tengo, and The Hood Internet

The Hood Internet

We hope the cold isn’t keeping you inside on these dark winter nights, because there’s a fury of activity at Madison’s top concert venues.  Come out and play!  This week, True Endeavors fans will have the opportunity to attend not one, not two or three, but FOUR highly-anticipated and varied shows.  Read on to get the details for upcoming concerts from The Expendables, Tea Leaf Green, Yo La Tengo, and The Hood Internet, and find out how you can enter to win tickets!

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Madison Week In Music + Ticket Giveaways: We Recommend…

Well, believe it or not, it’s a rare slow week for us here at True Endeavors.  We’re taking a bit of a break before next week’s highly anticipated BoDeans show at the Barrymore (get tickets here), but there’s still plenty of music to experience in Madison before then.  Here are a few of our recommendations for the days ahead:

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Edward Sharpe Frontman Speaks To The A.V. Club

Did you catch Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros’ electrifying show at the High Noon Saloon on Saturday night?  You’ll probably want to check out this great interview from The A.V. Club‘s Jessica Jardine with the band’s frontman, Alex Ebert.

This Week’s Nightlife and Giveaways: “This is a song for my simplest love…”

“This is intoxicating psych-indie for heady days in unbroken sunshine.” — The Observer

There’s just one show coming up this week, but it’s a big ‘un!  The sounds of California’s quirky, utopian musical collective of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros are more infectious than the swine flu, and show no signs of slowing down anytime soon.  They’re heading to Madison for a show at the High Noon Saloon on Saturday, the 28th and we want you to be there.  Read on find out more about the group who put out one of the best records of 2009 and enter to win a pair of tickets to the show.

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Just Announced: Colbie Caillat (12.5.09)

COLBIE CAILLAT

Colbie Caillat

Saturday, December 5

Barrymore Theatre 8pm Tickets $22.50 adv $25 dos

Tickets on sale this Friday, November 6 at 10am