Chicago's Light Pollution will be at Black Cat on Wednesday night for a backstage show with Lightfoot. If you'd like to win a pair of tickets, e-mail me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject "Apparitions" by Tuesday night (04/27/2010) at 10:00 pm ET.
Wanna see La Strada on Tuesday evening (04/20/2010) at Black Cat with a buddy? Email me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject line "New Home" for a chance to win a pair of tickets. Contest ends at 10:00 am ET the day of the show.
One of my favorite Swedish groups return to DC9 on Tuesday night (04/20/2010) and I have a pair of tickets I'd love to give away. Email me with the subject "The Night Before The Funeral" at 5actsblog at gmail dot com if you're interested. Contest ends Tuesday morning at 9:00 am ET.
Update: This show has been cancelled due to the fucking volcano. So sad.
To celebrate Aloha's return to the district tonight at DC9, I'm giving away a copy of Home Acres on CD and a copy on vinyl. If you're up for winning one of these, e-mail me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject line "Home Acres CD" or "Home Acres vinyl." Contest ends on Sunday morning (04/18/2010) at 9:00 am ET. Opening up for Aloha tonight is Carol Bui (who is leaving us soon, so come out and catch her while you can!) and the always entertaining Pomegranates. Doors open at 8:30 and tickets are $12.
ticket giveaway: Fol Chen / Liars at Rock & Roll Hotel
Please email me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject "The Longer U Wait" for a chance to win tickets for Fol Chen and Liars at Rock & Roll Hotel on Wednesday night (04/14/2010). Doors open at 8pm and the show starts at 8:30. Contest ends Wednesday at 12:00 pm ET.
Awesome acts playing DC9 on Wednesday (04/14/2010) including headliner Xiu Xiu. If you wanna go for free, email me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com and use "Chocolate Makes You Happy" as the subject line. Contest ends on Tuesday night (04/13/2010) at 9:00 pm ET.
Fang Island and Red Sparowes are playing Rock & Roll Hotel on Sunday night (04/11/2010). if you'd like to go for free with a friend, e-mail me at 5actsblog at gmail dot com with the subject line "Daisy." Contest ends on Thursday (04/08/2010) at 11pm ET.