Monthly Archives: August 2012

Love Rock Revolution with The Maxines!

Written on August 15, 2012 at 1:14 pm, by

On July 10th, Sasquatch Books published Love Rock Revolution by music journalist and author Mark Baumgarten. In the book, Baumgarten tells the story of K Records and Calvin Johnson through extensive research and myriad interviews conducted with people Johnson has worked with or influenced over the past 30 years. If you want to read a Continue Reading »

Quintron & Miss Pussycat @ Northern

Written on August 8, 2012 at 8:36 am, by

On Tuesday, July 3rd, the enigmatic Quintron & Miss Pussycat headlined a show at Northern, with tourmate Dent May and K Recs big shot Calvin Johnson as opening acts. There were easily 90+ people there and Oh! The dancing! Dent May is a new fave – go check out his new album “Do Things” available Continue Reading »

Hank Green & Harry and the Potters @ Northern

Written on August 6, 2012 at 2:01 pm, by

On Monday, July 30th, Northern hosted the 10 year “bandiversary” tour by Harry and The Potters, with long time friends The Potter Puppet Pals and Hank Green. Nerd rock at its finest, the show sold all 150 presale tickets to eager teenagers and their sometimes-less-than-eager parents. Regardless, it was Northern’s first bona fide sellout in Continue Reading »