Quintron and the self-described "flower-punk" trainwreck the Black Lips, fresh from the Bruise Cruise, stumble into One Eyed Jacks on Fat Monday. Grab Black Lips' four-song Daytrotter session here, and grab the band's latest output from a 2010 split EP with Oregon's Pierced Arrows. The band's next LP, Arabia Mountain (Vice), is due later this year.
Also on the above bill is bounce artist Vockah Redu — find a couple of his tracks here.
Friends of N.O. My Morning Jacket have announced a new album, Circuital, due this spring. The band's releasing six weekly downloads until then, here. The first five are cuts from the Terminal 5 shows from last fall.
Siberia on St. Claude Avenue is curating a massive Mardi Gras lineup beginning tonight through Fat Tuesday, closing with local stoner metal giants Mars (which you may remember performed at the New Orleans Museum of Art in 2009 for Skylar Fein's opening of "Youth Manifesto"). Tomorrow, Happy Talk Band performs a post-Endymion bash. Stream the band's albums fo' free here.
Here's Lil' Wayne's latest video for "6 Foot 7." Inception, puppies, decapitation, Corey Gunz doppelgangers, close-up shots of lasagna — yeah, there's a lot going on:
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