Wednesday 1.06 | 8 Days a Week | Indy Week
Pin It

Wednesday 1.06 

click to enlarge The Diamond Center
  • The Diamond Center

The Diamond Center

The Pinhook—Richmond duo The Diamond Center suggests woozy Baltimore band Beach House reimagined as a wobbly folk troupe—the latter's lattice of keyboards replaced with splinters of western guitar lines, those gorgeous morphine female vocals traded for a distant country wail. The band's latest, My Only Companion, is at once calm and bothered, its brittle songs about painful places and people played out in slow motion. There's probably no better time to get lost in their tones than during the cold of winter, and this band doesn't seem like the sort that will be relegated to midweek, donation-at-the-door shows at small clubs much longer. Donate at 10 p.m. See —Grayson Currin

Technoiz with The Exmonkeys

The Pour House—The third installment of Technoiz, the monthly electro-industrial-dance-noise night at The Pour House organized by The ExMonkeys and Cheezeface, aligns area producer Orgavin with the founders. Orgavin's music puts springy, often minimal beats behind arrays of necrotic industrial textures. As with ExMonkeys, the rich sounds are just the starting point, though: He and they sculpt the stuff into narratives and epics that score races through city streets and conquests of dark hearts. Durham's Cheezeface will have none of that. His exhilarating, maddened noise-and-sample scrambles aim to scorch, burn and painfully please. The 9 p.m. show costs $6. Visit —Grayson Currin

  • The Diamond Center; more

Latest in 8 Days a Week


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

INDY Week publishes all kinds of comments, but we don't publish everything.

  • Comments that are not contributing to the conversation will be removed.
  • Comments that include ad hominem attacks will also be removed.
  • Please do not copy and paste the full text of a press release.

Permitted HTML:
  • To create paragraphs in your comment, type <p> at the start of a paragraph and </p> at the end of each paragraph.
  • To create bold text, type <b>bolded text</b> (please note the closing tag, </b>).
  • To create italicized text, type <i>italicized text</i> (please note the closing tag, </i>).
  • Proper web addresses will automatically become links.

Latest in 8 Days a Week

Twitter Activity


I meant to catch this a while ago but "Pirate Love" is a song by the Heartbreakers, not the Dolls...just …

by gojiku13 on Monday 3.22 (8 Days a Week)


Add Gal Costa to Duke's Brazil music legend column. Costa was here, in Reynolds Theater, this fall. Her …

by Aaron Greenwald on Sunday 3.14 (8 Days a Week)

Most Read

No recently-read stories.

Visit the archives…

© 2016 Indy Week • 201 W. Main St., Suite 101, Durham, NC 27701 • phone 919-286-1972 • fax 919-286-4274
RSS Feeds | Powered by Foundation