Reunited Television To Play Noise Pop Chicago

Lineup will include Guided By Voices, Goldfrapp, Yo La Tengo

A performance by the reunited mid-'70s New York punk quartet Television will highlight the second annual Noise Pop Chicago music festival. Also appearing: Guided By Voices, the Preston School of Industry (former Pavement member Scott "Spiral Stairs" Kannberg's new band), Pizzicato Five's Yasuharu Konishi, Autechre, Creeper Lagoon, Neko Case, Yo La Tengo, Eleventh Day Dream, Calexico's Joey Burns, Cibo Matto, Goldfrapp, Wagon Christ, Cursive, Damon & Naomi (performing with Kurihara of Ghost), the Bell Rays, Anti-Pop Consortium and more. Like the Noise Pop fest in San Francisco, the Chicago shows will take place at numerous venues around town, including Metro, Empty Bottle, Smart Bar, Park West, Schuba's, Double Door and Centrum. NPC2001 will begin Wednesday, May 9, and conclude Sunday, May 13. Check out the Noise Pop site for more info. [Tuesday, March 27, 2001]

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