chickfactor 2012: for the love of pop!
Join the East Coast fanzine chickfactor as it celebrates its 20th anniversary with two evenings of sparkly indie-pop. Please note that different bands play on each night. You can buy a special pass for both nights or purchase them individually. FRIDAY, APRIL 6 Stevie Jackson Frankie Rose Honey Bunch Dot Dash SATURDAY, APRIL 7 Black Tambourine Lilys Fan Modine Lorelei The April 7 show features the first show in 21 years by D.C. seminal noise-pop act Black Tambourine. The April 6 concert includes a rare solo performance from Belle & Sebastian's Stevie Jackson (who wrote a tune called "chickfactor"). Chickfactor was started in 1992 by (Black Tambourine singer) Pam Berry and editor-photographer Gail O'Hara, who met and became BFFs at the Washington City Paper. Also on the bill: legendary Slumberland act Lilys (April 7), talented pop girl Frankie Rose (April 6), ace Providence pop group Honey Bunch (April 6), D.C. pop group Dot Dash (April 6; featuring Tree Fort Angst's Terry Banks), Chapel Hill chamber-pop group Fan Modine (April 7) and old-school Slumberland act Lorelei (April 7). o Please note that the Ballroom is primarily a general-admission standing-room venue. Limited general-admission seating on the Ballroom floor and in the Mezz Gallery balcony is available.