Am I alone in believing that really was Harvey Danger‘s last show? People were dubious as we waited at the sold out Crocodile Saturday night. I might have felt the same way had I not recently posed the question to Sean Nelson in an interview and received a convincing answer. This is a boy-crying-wolf story, to be […]
Bat for Lashes played an ethereal concert at Neumos, Wednesday 26 August, supported by Oklahoma band Other Lives. Neumos was the perfect intimate venue for such a lineup, and Other Lives’ frontman Jesse Tabish used it to his advantage. The band featured a prominent string section with both a violin and a cello, and complimented […]
Cage the Elephant played the Showbox on Sunday. The band is from Kentucky and includes two brothers, Matt and Brad Schultz. And if you’re a human, once you hear Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked or Tiny Little Robots or anything by this group you’re hooked. I am really happy that photographer Amber Barni brought […]
Santigold was at the Pacific Industrial Center in SoDo on Sunday night. I think that’s awesome. As much as I like a proper and cool venue, I like it when artists play at venues that aren’t your usual venue. I also love purple things. Purple things such as this outfit Santigold’s got on in these […]
Watching fellow audience members at a show is always interesting. Seeing what they’re wearing, how they’re dancing, checking out their reactions to particular songs . . . We can do this vicariously through Alex Crick’s photos of revelers at Pain in the Grass on Saturday.