Tag Archives: Hold Steady

Riot Fest 2016: I Remember Halloween

I was never a punk. In high school I was a trendy little femme who liked the Smiths and sixties music. Duckie was my fashion icon. The only punk rock I listened to was the Dead Milkmen. The king of the punks at my school was a senior named Alex who came to class one … Continue reading Riot Fest 2016: I Remember Halloween

My Annual Reminder: The Hold Steady in Grand Rapids

Let this be my annual reminder: I need to get out to more shows. It’s easy to forget what a transformative experience a tight band in a small club can create. Craig Finn knows this. He exudes pure joy on stage. The crowd internalizes this joy and amplifies it back to the stage, generating a … Continue reading My Annual Reminder: The Hold Steady in Grand Rapids

Two Cow Garage on touring with the Hold Steady

Two Cow Garage‘s Shane Sweeney talks to (614) Magazine about touring non-stop for eight years, including their recent jaunt with the Hold Steady: [H]e told us of one of his favorite moments on tour, when he turned to the Hold Steady’s bassist Galen Polivka one night on the bus after the show, quietly thanking him … Continue reading Two Cow Garage on touring with the Hold Steady

Two Cow Garage Opening for Hold Steady

The Hold Steady have invited GLONO faves Two Cow Garage on a leg of their upcoming October tour. Two Cow Garage gladly accepted, continuing to tour in support of their latest release, Speaking In Cursive (Suburban Home Records). TWO COW GARAGE TOUR DATES (all with THE HOLD STEADY): 10/17 – St. Olaf College – Northfield, … Continue reading Two Cow Garage Opening for Hold Steady

Rothbury 2009

Rothbury 2009Even indie rock snobs who hate hippies and their music would have had a good time at Rothbury this year.