This week is like any other week, in the sense that there is a free MP3, from a local band, that is being brought to you, a City Paper reader, by me, a City Paper music writer. And yet it's different from other weeks, because this week the MP3 we're bringing you is from The Chad Sipes Stereo.
Who is The Chad Sipes Stereo, you ask? Well, it's a band fronted by a guy named Chad Sipes! They play pretty straightforward rock with an indie edge; they have a new record coming out later this month. The release show is Friday, July 29, at Thunderbird Cafe; right now, you can preview the record by downloading "For What". Enjoy! *Download link expired*
Independence Day threw us for a bit of a loop, but FFW>> is back on all cylinders today, and bringing you this week's free MP3 download. It comes from Le Cachot, a band I wrote about here a few weeks ago. They're offering up the song "Falcon Crest" as this week's MP3. *Download link expired*
Patti wasn't there, hasn't been on this tour at all. The only woman onstage (Besides…