Fall 2006 Here I Come

Every few months I end up posting a sort of “calendar” of events/things that I am looking forward too (it seems that last fall was good, too). Eventually I do intend to write or find some sort of WordPress plugin that makes this easier and less table/post-ish, but there are just so many things on the horizon that I cannot wait… As always, let me know if you wanna join for concerts or want information on any of this stuff. (Note: I get CD release dates from Metacritic’s Upcoming Releases, I get DVD release dates from Joblo’s DVD Release Dates Schedule and Cover Art, and I get movie release dates from Entertainment Weekly‘s Coming Soon.)

Month Day Exciting Thing
August 22 Paris Hilton by Paris Hilton (I’m already preparing to be thoroughly embarassed when I buy this), Kelis Was Here by Kelis, Idlewild by OutKast, Classics by Ratatat
August 29 Arrested Development season 3, Desperate Housewives season 2, Nip/Tuck season 3
September 5 B-Day by Beyonce (CD), Dreams by Whitest Boy Alive (Erlend Oye’s [Kings of Convienience] new band), Lost season 2
September 8 Dandy Warhols at the Showbox (buy tickets)
September 12 Crazy Itch Radio by Basement Jaxx, The Outsider by DJ Shadow, So This Is Goodbye by the Junior Boys, Pieces of People We Love by the Rapture, FutureSex/LoveSounds by Justin Timberlake, Return to Cookie Mountain by TV On The Radio
September 15 The Black Dhalia opens in theatres (new film by Brian De Palma; I am about to start reading the book)
September 19 Battlestar Galactica season 2, part 2
September 24 Season 3 of Desperate Housewives begins
September 26 Ta-Dah! by the Scissor Sisters, Lady Vengence (part of the triology that includes Old Boy and Sympathy for Mr. Vengence), The Presets at Chop Suey (buy tickets)
October 3 The Information by Beck, Sam’s Town by the Killers, Scissor Sisters at the Showbox (buy tickets)
October 4 Season 3 of Lost begins, Shortbus opens in theatres
October 6 Season 3 of Battlestar Galactica begins, The Departed opens in theatres (Martin Scorsesse’s remake Infernal Affairs)
October 13 Ladytron at the Showbox (buy tickets)
October 20 Fast Food Nation opens in theatres, Marie Antionette opens in theatres
October 24 The L-Word season 3
October 26 Placebo at the Showbox (buy tickets)
October 27 Babel opens in theatres
November 3 Volver opens in theatres
November 14 Hot Chip at Neumos

Looks like there is a lot to look forward to! If you have any additional recommendations, please let me know.

One thought on “Fall 2006 Here I Come

  1. This looks great, Jason. I’ll have to add some of these to my own calendar. I saw that Scissor Sisters are opening for Beck here on the East coast. I’m guessing it won’t be an intimate setting, though. I just saw Little Miss Sunshine in the theater. Have you seen it?

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