Posts Tagged ‘live review’

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GIRLPOOL + SNAIL MAIL + ROSE DORN @ THE TERAGRAM BALLROOM

May 24th, 2017

Had their Tuesday night show taken place a year or two ago, Cleo Tucker and Harmony Tividad might've fit like a pair of kicks in the shoebox of The Teragram Ballroom.

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U2 @ THE ROSE BOWL

May 22nd, 2017

“As the Irish, we want to thank you for letting us into your country. We promise we will not leave it as we found it.”

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THE WILD REEDS + BLANK RANGE + ALLIE CROW BUCKLEY @ THE TERAGRAM BALLROOM

May 21st, 2017

From opening number “Fix You Up," the instrument-swapping trio of Kinsey Lee, Sharon Silva, and Mackenzie Howe (backed up live by a bassist and drummer) crafted a gorgeous, lock-tight set that pleased a wide swath of showgoers – a look around the crowd showed younger indie-rock types alongside graying Americana fans.

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Ho99o9 + INJURY RESERVE + THE BOTS + KATE MO$$ @ THE ECHOPLEX

May 20th, 2017

Entering the fog-shrouded stage clad in black robes, rappers Eaddy and theOGM (who was celebrating his birthday) kicked into mission statement “Street Power” with the help of a faster-than-light drummer. Jumping between Halloween-inspired trap and skate-ready hardcore, they whipped the crowd into a violent blur that recalled their legendary house parties.

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CEREMONY + THE WORLD + THE COLTRANES + LEISURE WORLD @ THE ECHO

May 19th, 2017

Few hardcore bands last over a decade, much less pack those years with enough musical variation and artistic merit to warrant a retrospective.

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THE THURSTON MOORE GROUP + MARISA ANDERSON @ THE TERAGRAM BALLROOM

May 15th, 2017

On the road promoting his Rock ‘n’ Roll Consciousness album, Moore was the very model of post-rock post-stardom - rumpled, anti-charismatic and given to odd asides about “overcoming the bullshit that is now,” like everyone present didn’t know which Cheezit-headed usurper to whom he was referring.