If you haven't heard this yet, there's a great new compilation of local rockers performing spooky music just in time for Halloween."Nightmare on Grace Street" is available for download or as a cassette release with a download coupon from fine local record stores (Steady Sounds might have some left, but they were going quick). Regardless you can download the songs from bandcamp or pick up your own copy at the release party this weekend at Strange Matter.
From Cherub Records:
"Nightmare on Grace Street" is the brainchild of three friends with a love of Halloween and local music. All songs on this collection were recorded in Virginia. A limited number of tapes will be available for purchase from Hope For The Tape Deck and at our release show on Saturday, Nov. 1 at Strange Matter.
Here's a song listing:
1. Diamond Center - Skeleton Key
2. The Blue Rajas - Gimmie All Your Candy (Or I'll Burn Your House Down)
3. Grass Panther - Shadows Blind
4. The Green Hearts - Milla Jovovich
5. Hot Dolphin - Lady Werewolf
6. Paul Ivey & The Rubes - Riothead
7. White Laces - Ghost 2 Ghost
8. Sports Bar - Halloween 199090
9. The Young Sinclairs - Night of the Phantom
10. Peace Beast - Don't Blink
11. Hot Lava - Gremlins IV
12. Heavy Midgets - Selfish Joseph
13. Girl Choir - I'm a Zombie (For Your Love)
14. KT - Flukeman
Again, if you like what you hear, check out the big release party this Saturday, Nov. 1 at Strange Matter.
The cover is $8; doors open at 9 p.m. with music at 10 p.m. sharp and organizers ask that you wear a costume.
Saturday's Spooktacular Bill of Sordid Delights includes:
The Green Hearts
Kids Techno (super rare live performance!) Has only performed four shows since 1996!