Joining Bondy

tour snags local drummer

Thu. Mar. 5th, 2009  |  Emma O'Brien

2004 Memorial graduate Ben Lester has joined indie folk singer A.A. Bondy.

The Cloud Hymn

new Amble Down record unleashes the subdued sounds of John Nielson

Thu. Mar. 5th, 2009  |  Ian Jacoby

“Once Kyle (Frenette of Amble Down) got involved, he really took off with it.”

Vader Fame

Blame Society founder has Chippewa Valley ties

Thu. Mar. 5th, 2009  |  AJ Hakari

Yonda/Vader: “It was possibly one of the most thrilling moments of my life.”

Rumblings | March 5, 2009

Community Arts Center: several parties are discussing a complex in Eau Claire

Thu. Mar. 5th, 2009  |  Trevor Kupfer

A small group has been discussing the possibility of a community arts center for a few years.

Thanks for Asking | March 5, 2009

Could you tell me about the building on South Barstow where the Midwest Mercantile is?

Thu. Mar. 5th, 2009  |  Frank Smoot

He died on a business trip to Fargo, which reinforces a long-held belief. Fargo is bad news.

Playing Pick Up

trash reflects a throwaway society obsessed with upgrades

Thu. Mar. 5th, 2009  |  Kinzy Janssen, illustrated by Ryan Carpentier

I never liked seeing that trash on the sidewalk, but I hate seeing “wireless waste” even more.

Simply Hoff

Wed. Mar. 4th, 2009  |  Trevor Kupfer

International Hasselhoff meme (finally) reaches the back alleys of Eau Claire.