This Week in Columbus: Kyle Sowashes 7″ release (+mp3), Yacht, Trail of Dead, Surfer Blood

MP3: The Kyle Sowashes – Magic Tricks

The Kyle Sowashes — the local band whose everyman charm and killer hooks only a robot could resist — have a new three-song 7″ out called Wreck, and the release show is Saturday night at the Summit. Info on that and lots of other shows below. As usual, feel free to fill it out with more shows and relevant details in the comments. You can also quickly access any “This Week” post by floating your mouse over the “Columbus” tab up top.

Wednesday, 5/4
MP3: YACHT – Dystopia (The Earth Is on Fire)
YACHT, Light Asylum, Bobby Birdman @ Wexner Center
Alison Scott @ Woodlands
Pow Wow w/Carma/Attak, Cornelious Jackson, Rocketnerd, Kingpin @ Circus

Thursday, 5/5
MP3: Surfer Blood – Swim
Trail of Dead, Surfer Blood, True Widow @ The Basement
Alix Reese benefit @ Brew-Stirs
The Seasonal Help @ Circus
Whitey Morgan & the 78s, The Ragbirds @ Woodlands Tavern

Friday, 5/6
MP3: White Hills – The Condition of Nothing
White Hills (Thrill Jockey), Main St. Gospel, Eye @ Cafe Bourbon St.
Earwig, Town Monster, Lord T. Eloise @ Kobo
Holy Grail, Cauldron, Midnight @ The Summit
Colin Gawel & the Lonely Bones @ Rumba
Wobble 5.O w/ Still Life, Pantha, Carma/Attak, Cornelious Jackson
Ray Cash, Kim Joyce, Ampichino, Da Kennel, CJ Platinum, Ray Jr., Unruly Records 614,
F.H.S.P. @ Skully’s
JT Nero @ Woodlands Tavern
Honeymoon, I Am Mute, Maza Blaska @ Rumba Cafe
Fuse Factory Electronic & Digital Arts Lab’s May Frequency Fridays with Rocco di Pietro, Anthony Vine, and Sineqube aka Kevin Holland @ Wild Goose

Saturday, 5/7
New Music Showcase/CMC volunteer appreciation party w/ Alert New London, New Tooth and Energy Clinic @ Kobo
the kyle sowashes, washington beach bums, the blind eyes (st. louis) @ The Summit
Daphne Willis @ Woodlands Tavern
Dig! dance party w/ roeVy @ Circus

Tuesday, 5/10
intrerarma @ carabar
Kink Ador @ Rumba

  • The Intercontinental Champs

    The Intercontinental Champs are opening for Colin Gawel and The Lonely Bones at Rumba on 5/6, set starts at 8:15

    • I saw The Intercontinental Champs at ComFest, and they killed!! I have been trying to find out if they have a cd released as yet, or even a single. If anyone has this info, could you please let me know at That would rock.

  • Wes Flexner

    Get Right is at Skullys this Saturday