Todd McKenzieBjorn! Peter Moren and Bjorn Yttling are a study in contrasts. Bjorn, disheveled and in black, lumbers slowly across the stage. When he approaches the microphone, he drapes his mustachioed upper lip directly on the device, as if it would be too much effort to step back a few inc ... More >>
Friday, November 13 *Brendan Benson/Cory Chisel, Blueberry Hill's Duck Room *Boys Like Girls/Cobra Starship/Versa Emerge, etc., the Pageant -- SOLD OUT *So Many Dynamos/The Lake/Cold Bear Scout, Off Broadway *Person L/John Nolan (Straylight Run)/Brian Bonz, Firebird *Peter Bjorn and John/El Perro d ... More >>
El Perro del Mar Where: The Gargoyle Playing With: Peter Bjorn and John Sounds Like: "The 2009 release Love Is Not Pop furthers Sarah Assbring's deconstruction of pop and indie-folk forms -- the melodies linger, the grooves float, the themes sigh -- but a sonic laboratory of dubby delay and electron ... More >>
8 p.m. Friday, November 13. The Gargoyle, on the campus of Washington University, One Brookings Drive.
On Friday, those cheeky whistling Swedes Peter Bjorn and John will be performing at Vintage Vinyl at 4 p.m., a preview to its show later that night at the Gargoyle. (El Perro del Mar is opening, to keep it in the Swedish family.) I also JUST received a pair of tickets to the band's Gargoyle sho ... More >>