Monthly Archives: February 2012

“Pussy Riot, Russian All-Girl Punk Band, Surprises Moscow Cathedral With Performance”:


Probably most famous musicians ever playing a “house show” … (“B.B. King, Mick Jagger Salute the Blues at the White House”). See also White house musical performances timeline:

In the new issue of HoseShowsZine, you can read interviews about house shows and house show tours with the following musicians and bands: Evie Ladin, Jon Barba, Bob Ostertag, Tumbleweed Wanderers,and Tan sister radio. There is also a post with a batch of new and very interesting links related to house shows and unconventional shows (but check also the rest of them, that I compiled earlier, under Links category, if you haven’t done so yet), a short profile of Isla Vista (Santa Barbara) house show scene by Michael Kenney, and an essay on DAM house in Davis, by a participant of Davis house show scene, and a grad student in journalism, Elisa Hough. I am also starting with posting house profiles. The first one you can read is about Vilanova house from Davis. You can use it as a template to write about show houses that you know, and thus contribute to HSZ (you can contribute in any other form also; see more about it here). Finally, I also created a Facebook page, so you can follow news and new posts there. Don’t forget to “like” it, so you will automatically be in the know (also “follow” the page itself, for the same reasons). See you at house shows. David

Email interview with Max Greenhalgh from Tan Sister Radio (,, an indie rock group from Encinitas, California, after their show on November 2, 2011, at the house on Douglass street in Davis. They were on their “Northwest house show tour” (see the list of all houses on the tour here: Read More