2/23/12 Tennis w/ Sleep Study @ Triple Rock Social...
Total concert rating: 7.5/10 My band teacher got mad at me because I had to leave our band concert early in order to make it to this… YOU PEOPLE BETTER BE WORTH QUIETLY ANGRY BAND TEACHERS. But all in all, I’m highly glad I traded anger for a concert. Especially considering I saw my first wild possum on the way to the venue and people actually looked at me when I walked in for once...
2/17/12 Mutemath w/ Canon Blue @ First Avenue
Total gig rating: 5/10 Oh man, my first time driving into the cities alone. I’m growing up you guys *tear*. Got there early staked out a spot on the barrier and yadda yadda yadda. Once I positioned myself I was a bit worried about the cannon-like device pointed right at my face. More about that later… The openers— whom I had no previous knowledge of— were...
I almost seeped a billion tears onto my laptop...
BUT IT’S RECOVERED. HUZZAH!
2/11/12 My Brightest Diamond w/ The Bello Duo @...
Total gig rating: 9/10 Nope, no mom this time. It’s a sad day for many. She had cards to go to tonight and luckily this particular show was all ages. Instead of my mother, I went with my lovely friend Destinee (@belugasupreme). Before the show, we went to a reaaaaally delicious restaurant/bakery called Cupcake. This isn’t a paid promo or anything, but I just want to...
Hey everyone (wow that sounds lame, anyone got a better intro?), I went to a mini show last night for a local band. Novascotia played at The Beat cafe, opening up for Stephen Jerzak. This was their first show playing their new music and in my opinion, it went really well. They used to be kind of a post-punk-hardcore band (I think), but have since changed their sound to be more of an indie rock....
Hey guys, I'm published →
Read my review and see photos from First Avenue’s Best New Bands of 2011 here!