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Merriweather Post Pavillion Listening Party

Tonight @ Burnhearts - 7 p.m.

Jan. 6, 2009
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Love them or hate them—either position is justifiable—Animal Collective has a knack for creating sounds and sonics unlike any ever heard before, so it’s easy to see why critics—particularly those who rely on a good Internet connection to post their thoughts—have fallen so hard for these caustic, psych-folk slingers from Baltimore. Early buzz suggests that the band’s new Merriweather Post Pavillion could be their best album yet, and the band is capitalizing on the resulting anticipation with a novel roll-out plan: They’re selling vinyl copies of the record weeks ahead of the CD release at a series of listening parties around the country, including one tonight at Burnhearts in Bay View at 7 p.m., where Muzzle of Bees and 91.7 will be hosting giveaways of posters and other swag.


The U.S. Supreme Court announced that it will hear the case to determine if Wisconsin Republicans’ redistricting maps are too partisan. Do you believe the U.S. Supreme Court will order Wisconsin to redraw our legislative maps so the majority of legislative districts are competitive and voters will actually have a real choice between a Democrat and Republican?

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