Court-ing Boris Yeltsin
Our friends in Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin came through town yesterday to play the Illini Union Courtyard Cafe as part of their short, mostly East Coast tour. To support them, the band enlisted the help of local-band-turned-national Santah (whose drummer Steve used to intern at Polyvinyl and can still be seen modeling some shirts on our website) as well as Nashville-based Slow Hands...
A mid-day power outage couldn’t stop our mailorder team! That’s Michael packing an order with flashlight in hand.
Chicas de Vivian
Matt and I made the drive up to Chicago’s Logan Square Auditorium on Friday night to catch Vivian Girls on their tour with Black Lips. The night started with a quick dinner at the famous El Cid Mexican restaurant (where the band got to practice the Spanish they learned on their recent one-week tour of Spain). After that we hustled back to the venue for the early all-ages show. Toward the...