Monday, March 31, 2008

It List: Monday

AFI Film Festival-- Glass: A Portrait of Philip in 12 Parts (Angelika Theater): Documentary about legendary 20th Century composer Philip Glass that follows him for a year, in the present day, as he conducts a symphony and tackles many other musical projects. The film also includes classic interviews with Glass from several different points throughout his career, as well as commentary on his career from a cast of people who know Glass personally and/or study his work. Should be good.

AFI Film Festival-- Joy Division (Angelika Theater): This one is said to include a lot of rare live footage as well as interviews with all former members of Joy Division (New Order, duh) as well as various other figures who were part of Joy Division's circle in the late 70's. Not sure if Tony Wilson took part before his untimely death, but his comments always add something to anything, so I hope he did. Check the AFI link above for more info on these films.

Saul Williams (the Loft): Slam poetry. Do I need to say any more than that? Actually, this guy is surprisingly tolerable from time to time despite his association with something so lame. But only every once in a while.

The Anti-Flag in store at Good Records happens very soon, at 4pm to be specific. Then they play tonight at the Granada later in the evening. Here's a fun game: name as many Warped Tour veterans as you can that don't suck. Anti-Flag is an incorrect answer in said game, and its not just because of their dumb haircuts.
Cool Out (The Cavern)


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Actually, Saul is playing with his band tonight, doing stuff from "Niggy Tardust." I'm sure a poem or two will be thrown in, though

4:11 PM  
Anonymous michael said...

Yes, this is Saul's music project.
I'm really excited. The album is fantastic.

4:16 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Is Phillip related to Sally???

4:29 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

take the tickets back to the river..
dunk them in the water...

yeah, i know..
yeah.. yeah... who cares?

4:36 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

and then the lordeth sayeth unto saul... maketh meeth a recordeth wortheth a shiteth!! do it now!! MOVE!!!!!!!!!!!!

4:38 PM  
Anonymous sallyglass said...

he's actually my uncle.

4:42 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

yeah saul williams' poetry is full of shit. i can't stand to read it.

5:54 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

your full of shit

7:51 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

is a amazing

7:52 PM  
Anonymous The Pumpers said...

To see THE PUMPERS play at Rubber Gloves!

Not good enough "for my refined palate" you say?

Then maybe you should watch Denton's very own UPTOWN BUMS!

Special touring guests (Who will play after the aforementioned bands) include:
THE MISHAPS (Baltimore)

cover: FIVE BUCKS ($5 for those who can read words)

Let us know personally if you plan to attend! We like the attention!

Don't let us know if you aren't going to be there, WE'LL KNOW.

9:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

oh, we won't be attending..
oh snap!

10:15 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

who do you think we are, dude?

fucking grey poupon or retards?

10:32 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i'd pay if the pumpers were gonna pump me up the butt

11:01 PM  
Anonymous michael said...

Saul Williams was absolutely fantastic tonight.

1:27 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

...break beats have been the missing link connecting the dysphoric dfw music community...

2:14 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

"Is Phillip related to Sally???" = comment of the year

3:55 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

No, you're wrong.

9:50 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


10:31 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

NoFX (yeah, I said it, so what?)
Guttermouth (but only because they were mean to My Chemical Romance)
Valient Thorr
Dillinger Escape Plan
Flogging Molly

12:35 PM  
Anonymous cliff notes said...

12:35 :Of those bands.. all of them suck except.. NOFX, and Guttermouth.. Except playin a Warp Tour makes you suck.. So NOFX, and Guttermouth kinda suck now(you tube fat mike and golf).. Pretty sucky.. huh..

Bands that I still listen to that have played warp tour by Cliffnotes. Lag Wagon, Strung Out, Guttermouth, Bad Religion, Ten Foot Pole, Face to Face..

Denton Fun Fact.. Rancid played Mr. Gattis basement(what you now know as JnJ's) with Gals Panic back in i think 95??

Dallas Fun Fact.. There use to be a week of shows called North of South By Southwest in dallas back in like 94.. It was pretty much just punk bands.. For the price of a few cans for food not bombs you could see NOFX, Face To Face, and Lag Wagon all in 1 night.

2:25 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The only Warped tour that was not instant lame was the first one. Quicksand, Sick of it All, Sublime(before they were very well known, and obviously before that guy OD'd), Orange 9mm, Seaweed, and alot of lesser bands i cant remember...and most of you were probably in jr. high school then.

4:05 PM  
Anonymous old. said...

Seaweed and Quicksand ... oh, when rock was good.

4:56 PM  
Anonymous HHAS said...

That Joy Division movie was soooo good.

4:59 PM  
Anonymous michael said...

Saul Williams Photos

12:39 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Avail, Hot Water Music, Flogging Molly... Doosu played a pretty awesome set one year but most of you are probably too young to remember or care about them.

11:52 AM  

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