Neko Case Playing Nokia Theatre, 9:30 Club Concert Streaming on NPR

Neko Case at Southpaw (06/16/04) I guess I’ve only mentioned it a round about way up until now, but Neko Case is playing two shows at the Nokia Theatre (probably the best booking they’ve had in ages) on Monday, April 13 and Tuesday, April 14 (Buy Tickets). In case you can’t make either of those…

Drake’s Take: New Releases 03.03.09

There was a lot of quality in the air last week, but Drake honed in the latest from the queen of the indie rock scene, Neko Case, and ex-GBV front man, Bob Pollard (a record whose release I wasn’t even aware of, I must admit). It’s a week later and we now know that the…

More NPR First Listens: Neko Case, Laura Gibson, and Dan Deacon

   The terminally hip NPR Music just added the Neko Case’s Middle Cyclone to its exclusive “First Listen” series (which will stream until the album is released on March 3). Other recent additions to the “First Listen” series have included Laura Gibson’s Beasts Of Seasons (which Bob Boilen praised effusively) and Helene Grimaud‘s Bach. Next…

Neko Case Talks About Her New Album: Middle Cyclone

Neko Case EPK “ËśMiddle Cyclone’ was produced by Case with Darryl Neudorf and recorded in Tucson, Brooklyn, Toronto, and Vermont. It features Case backed by her core band – guitarist Paul Rigby, bassist Tom V. Ray, backing vocalist Kelly Hogan, multi-instrumentalist Jon Rauhouse, and drummer Barry Mirochnick – along with numerous guests including M. Ward,…