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Last modified: Monday, March 30, 2009

Indiana Memorial Union Board presents 24th annual Live from Bloomington Club Night

WHAT: Live From Bloomington Club Night, presented by the Indiana Memorial Union Board
WHEN: Thursday, April 9, and Friday, April 10
WHERE: Performance venues across Bloomington
TICKETS: $5 for IU students and Monroe County residents, or $3 plus at least two canned goods. All monetary and food donations will benefit the Hoosier Hills Food Bank.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 30, 2009

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- The Indiana Memorial Union Board at Indiana University is preparing for its 24th annual "Live from Bloomington Club Night," in which the university and community come together to celebrate Bloomington's unique local music scene and benefit Hoosier Hills Food Bank.

The two-day musical extravaganza kicks off on the evening of April 9 with shows for those 21 and older and culminates April 10 with a series of all-ages shows. Tickets can be purchased at the door of any of the shows (for either $5 or $3 and two cans of food) and are good for all of the performance venues that day. A Live from Bloomington CD will be available at all venues for just $5.

"Live From Bloomington Club Night is a great way for IU students and community members alike to come together and enjoy the rich music scene of Bloomington," said Nicole O'Neal, director of Live From Bloomington for Union Board.

The venue and event schedule for Thursday, April 9 (21 and older) is as follows:

Root Cellar at Farm Bloomington, 108 E. Kirkwood Ave., 10 p.m.

• FESO (10-10:30 p.m.)
• Jenn Cristy (10:45-11:15 p.m.)
• Tammar (11:30-12 a.m.)
• Everybody (12:15-12:45 a.m.)

Uncle Fester's House of Blooze, 430 E. Kirkwood Ave., 10 p.m.

• Impure Jazz (10-10:30 p.m.)
• You're A Liar (10:45-11:15 p.m.)
• Applecore (11:30 p.m.-12:15 am)
• Coyaba (begins at 12:30 a.m. )

Player's Pub, 424 S. Walnut St., 8 p.m.

• Pirate Flags (8-8:30 p.m.)
• Eric Radoux (8:45-9:30 p.m.)
• Secrets Between Sailors (9:45-10:30 p.m.)
• Trio in Stereo (10:50-11:45 p.m.)

The Cinemat, 123 S. Walnut St., 9 p.m.

• Spirit Spine (9-9:30 p.m.)
• Ep hall (9:45-10:15 p.m.)
• Alexander the Great (10:30-11 p.m.)
• Spank Ray (11:15-11:45 p.m.)

Rachael's Café, 300 E. Third St., 8 p.m.

• The Country Death (8-8:30 p.m.)
• Jonah Malarsky (8:45-9:15 p.m.)
• Red Bird (9:30-10:15 p.m.)

The venue and event information for Friday, April 10 (all ages) is as follows:

Rhino's All Ages Music Club, 331 S. Walnut St., 8 p.m.

• The Country Death (8:30-9 p.m.)
• Red Bird (9:15-9:45 p.m.)
• Spank Ray (10-10:30 p.m.)
• Applecore (10:45-11:30 p.m.)

The Cinemat, 123 S. Walnut St., 9 p.m.

• Jonah Malarsky (9-9:30 p.m.)
• Secrets Between Sailors (9:45-10:15 p.m.)
• Ep Hall (10:30-11 p.m.)
• Eric Radoux (11-11:45 p.m.)

Collins Living-Learning Center, 541 N. Woodlawn, 8 p.m.

• Spirit Spine (8-8:30 p.m.)
• FESO (8:45-9:15 p.m.)
• Impure Jazz (9:30-10 p.m.)
• Alexander the Great (10:15-11 p.m.)

Rachael's Café, 300 E. Third St., 8 p.m.

• The Pirate Flags (8-8:30 p.m.)
• Everybody (8:45-9:15 p.m.)
• Jenn Cristy (9:30-10:15 p.m.)
• You're A Liar (10:30-11 p.m.)

Live From Bloomington began in 1985 as a Union Board project to raise awareness about hunger. Each year, submissions are collected from area musicians and artists and compiled for a CD that captures the current Bloomington scene. The two-day annual club events complement the album by allowing all of the selected musicians to take the stage in multiple Bloomington venues and perform for their community.

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great

Proceeds benefit Hoosier Hills Food Bank, a nonprofit organization in Bloomington that collects and distributes food, groceries and prepared food in a six-county area. Relying on a small staff and generous volunteers, the food bank makes available more than 30,000 pounds of food annually to more than 100 non-profit feeding organizations. For more information, see http://www.hhfoodbank.org/index.htm.

About the Indiana Memorial Union Board

The Indiana Memorial Union Board has brought thousands of programs to the IU community since its inception in 1909. Union Board, the governing body of the Indiana Memorial Union, is composed of 16 student directors and four non-student directors who are responsible for campus programming that entertains and educates the IU community. Union Board offices are located in room 270 of the Student Activities Tower in the IMU. For more information, call 812- 855-4682 or e-mail ubpr@indiana.edu.