Don’t ask me why I obsessively look to rock ’n’ roll bands for some kind of model for a better society. I guess it’s just that I glimpsed something beautiful in a flashbulb moment once, and perhaps mistaking it for prophecy have been seeking its fulfillment ever since.
- Lester Bangs
A memorial concert for Jason Molina is planned for Saturday, May 11th, at The Bluebird Nightclub in Bloomington, IN. Admission is a $5 donation. Bands performing include Songs: Ohia (members from all over the country and all eras performing songs specific to the eras in which they recorded with Jason), Magnolia Electric Co (with special guest singers and musicians), Oneida, and The Coke Dares.
Special Guest Include (in no particular order):
Swearing At Motorists
Andy Cohen of Bottomless Pit/Silkworm
Tim Midget of Bottomless Pit/Silkworm
Members of Golden Boots