News archive for December, 2008

Celebrate the new year with Beachwood Sparks… not [UPDATED!]

Tuesday, December 30th, 2008

Beachwood Sparks are playing in downtown LA on New Year’s Eve! The event, called Bank Run 2009, takes place at The Bank on 401 South Main Street and is hosted by Little Radio. Buy your tickets here.

Beachwood Sparks are not playing this show. See Aaron’s and Chris’ comments below for more info.

Aaron Sperske with Ariel Pink

Saturday, December 20th, 2008

We at thecalmingseas might seem old fashioned but we do our best to keep it up with the modern times. One sign of that is that we’ve spotted Aaron Sperske joining Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti through the social phenomena known as Facebook (also known as satans playground). We hope to get back to you with more info about whether Aaron’s just touring with the band or planning on recording with them as well.

Brent and Ben live in Tampa

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

If you live in the Tampa area be sure to head over to Kellys Pub on Saturday night as Brent Rademaker and Ben Knight will be playing a special show. Expect “lots of BEACHWOOD SPARKS songs and some other surprises”!

New Painted Hills tunes

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

Josh Schwartz‘ new band Painted Hills (f/k/a Bolero) have posted four new tunes on their MySpace page! Imagine that! Saddle up the palomino and have a listen now!