Monday, June 23, 2008

The Hold Steady & Aberdeen City For Free

Let me be the 10th person to tell you about this FREE Hold Steady show. Just in case you somehow missed this announcement by some of my Boston Blogging Brethren (possible band name). This Thursday The Hold Steady will be playing The Paradise as part of the and Miller Lite Great Taste Music Series. To sweeten the deal Boston's own and always excellent Aberdeen City will open the show.

To gain access to this free show just RSVP here

The Hold Steady will release there fourth album Stay Positive on July 15th via Vagrant Records.

You can check out a track from the soon to be released Stay Positive on the bands My Space page. Sequestered in Memphis



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Hi Evil Speakers,

On behalf of Rough Trade / Beggars Digital, Vagrant and The Hold Steady, many thanks for plugging "Stay Positive" (street date 14th July and advance, digital release date 9th June) ... .. thanks, also, on behalf of the label and the band for not posting any pirate links to unreleased (studio) material and, if your readers want good quality, non-pirated, preview tracks, “Sequestered in Memphis” is available for fans and bloggers to stream / link to / post etc on the band’s MySpace ... .. check-out and for details on “Stay Positive” and the band’s 2008 shows ... .. for a limited period a play-through of “Stay Positive” shall also be available on the band’s MySpace and on NME (, although these are for promotional purposes only and the artist and labels have kindly asked fans and bloggers not to host or link to pirate copies of the full album on-line – for which many thanks in advance.

Thanks again for your plug.



Evil Speakers said...

Thanks for the post and the heads up web Sheriff.