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Ted Leo joins Touch & Go Records roster.
Cat Power cancels spring tour due to unspecified health reasons. (Hey folks at least you didn’t pay $$ to see her breakdown on stage!)
Sonic Youth finish up new LP and will be reissuing their 1982 eponymous debut EP reissued on April 3. It will feature bonus tracks. On the same day, the group’s Eighties alter-ego pop experiment Ciccone Youth’s ‘Whitey Album’ also gets the reissue treatment, as does frontman Thurston Moore’s 1995 solo LP ‘Psychic Hearts’.
Neko Case announces spring tour:
March 17: Austin, Texas (Antone’s)
March 29: Minneapolis (First Avenue)
March 31: Chicago (Vic Theatre)
April 1: Lansing, Mich. (Temple)
April 4: Monteal (Club Soda)
April 5: Boston (Roxy)
April 6-7: New York (Webster Hall)
April 9: Washington, D.C. (9:30 Club)
April 12-13: Carrboro, N.C. (Cat’s Cradle)
April 14: Atlanta (Variety Playhouse)
April 15: Memphis (Hi-Tone)