Posts Tagged ‘The Grotto’
Miss-Tipsy

Miss Tipsy: Sober at the Bar

Colleen Fischer
Have you ever experimented with going out one night and not drinking at all? As in, being the only sober one with a group of friends for an entire night? I’m talking about a place that only serves drinks –– no live music,...


Soundcheck-817

Soundcheck 817: Shake the Moon

Eric Griffey
This week’s edition of Soundcheck 817 features Shake the Moon performing their song “Pillow Talk.” You can see these nice lads tonight with Morningside Drive, Bomb Quixote, and Dead Vinyl.The doors open at 8pm...



TMV

Mammal Virus: Call the Audio Ambulance Tonight

ANTHONY MARIANI
Instead of at the Ozzie Rabbit, The Mammal Virus will be at The Grotto tonight (Thursday), headlining a stellar-ass 817 bill: prog-rockers Chingalotus, hard-poppers Mean Motor Scooter (whose new single, “Rhythm of Love,” is...


ape7

Top 5 Shows

STEVE STEWARD
        1.) Here. Watch this pile of crap. You could probably call Wondercrust Movie Watchers Club’s move to Thursday nights Must-Not-See TV, though the visuals at these events are technically movies. And,...



tidals

Top 5 Shows

STEVE STEWARD
1.) Is there a psilocybin mushroom equivalent for 4/20? If there is, Tidals should be a headliner at that day’s celebratory party. The Fort Worth duo’s ominous sample-based dub and the visuals that often accompany it are en...


Jefferson Colby

Hey, JC

Hearsay
Hard-rockers Jefferson Colby neither burned out nor faded away. True, the trio of frontman/lyricist Daniel Mabe, drummer (and older brother) Matt Mabe (Quaker City Night Hawks), and bassist Anthony Sosa (The Raven Charter) put ...



cush

Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) They’re not scenesters and they don’t party balls until the wee hours of the morning, but Burette and Gabrielle Douglas and their bandmates in The Cush, guitarist Josh Daugherty and drummer Todd Harwell (Doosu, Flickers...


leon

Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) Though I strongly recommend attending the last show ever at The Where House (2510 Hemphill St.) –– 4 p.m. Sunday with Burning Hotels, Telegraph Canyon, Dark Rooms, and Patriot ($12 cover) –– and The Hanna Barbarians...



Smooth-pop-rocker Son of Stan will welcome 2015 tonight at Shipping & Receiving.

Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) Two of the nicest people in town, Nicole Ofeno and Raef Payne, will be following their creative dreams to New York City soon, and for their bon voyage party –– tonight at Shipping & Receiving (201 S. Calhoun St., 81...


longshots

Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) To help raise funds for Ashley, a young woman battling cancer, a bunch of talented local lads and lasses will gather on Saturday night at The Grotto (517 University Dr., 817-882-9331). The headliners will be the loud and ro...