Folks at WROX-FM (96.1) are presenting a miniature festival for those of us who like to celebrate Easter with tuneful modern rock. The 96X Spring Fling features The Mowgli's, Family of the Year, The 1975 and iamdynamite.
The show is 7 p.m. Sunday, March 31.
Tickets are $9.96, plus service charges, from this site.
Here's a sample of music from The 1975, a band that WROX's James Steele believes has a bright future.
A publicist for the band sent me this introduction:
The Manchester based group has already taken the UK by storm -- a result of their amorphous drifts between brooding art rock, crisp electronica, dancefloor R&B, and 80s gloss pop - channeling a diverse range of influences including Joy Division, Alt-J,