Posted tagged ‘music hall of williamsburg’

Hey, go see Besnard Lakes at Mercury Lounge this Saturday

01 Oct 2009

Thanks. Also, Faust at MHoW tonight, for the krautrock special. I will be eating boiled cabbage in their honor.

King Khan and the Shrines with opener Mark Sultan at the Music Hall of Williamsburg – 1 May 2009

21 May 2009

You’ve been waiting a while for this one, haven’t you, gentle reader? I understand your anxiety. I empathize with the difficulties you have faced these past two weeks, as the terror of the possibility that this post would never come grew darker and stronger within you. Know, dear reader, that hornblower does what he can to alleviate the suffering of his vast readership. He works for you, he fights for you, he blogs for you. This is the hornblower promise:

Warning sign of things to come

02 May 2009

What is it?

Big things are happening in hornblower’s world, and this post is intended to give you a preview of the posts to come.

Mogwai et The Twilight Sad at Music Hall of Williamsburg – 28 April 2009

29 Apr 2009

Collected thoughts to come; at present, I will leave you with the set list from each band, along with just some things I’ve written.

Of Montreal & Janelle Monáe at Music Hall of Williamsburg – 17 April 2009

18 Apr 2009

I came into this show with two sets of expectations; one grounded in my own experience, one based on waves of hearsay. The first set of expectations was that of Montreal would put on a wild and crazy show, with many props and dancers and confetti and paint and costume changes. The second was that Janelle Monáe would prove to be worthy of opening for such a spectacle as of Montreal. Both proved well-founded.