Review & Photos: Slint brings ‘Spiderland’ to The Fillmore

Slint at The Fillmore, 8/25/14 (Photo: Daniel Kielman) Slint stopped by the Fillmore Monday night for an intimate and low-key performance for one of the closing dates of their West Coast tour, celebrating the Remastered release of their much-beloved sophomore album Spiderland.  Watching them perform live could be seen as a mixed bag at first.  On the positive side Slint fans get exactly what they want:  Spiderland performed in its entirety (albeit broken up amongst songs from their first album Tweez, a few b-sides and an outtake), note-for-note with careful attention to detail and replicated exactly as it sounded on [...]

By |August 26, 2014|Tags: |

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Slint, Joanna Gruesome, and more

To enter for a chance to win tickets to any show below, email with the name of the band and the date of the show you’re entering for in the subject line and your full name in the body of the email. Winners will be selected at random and notified via email. Thursday, August 21st Joanna Gruesome, Manatee @ Rickshaw Stop 9pm, $12, 18+. Buy advance tickets here. Friday, August 22nd Destani Wolf, Martin Luther @ The Chapel 9pm, $17, all ages. Buy advance tickets here. Saturday, August 23rd Summer Soul Celebration with Etienne de Rocher and more @ [...]

By |August 20, 2014|Tags: , |

Ticket Giveaway: Slint at the Fillmore

Slint is a band that has resonated deeply among many - having disbanded themselves by the time their most acclaimed album Spiderland released, the group produced the kind of post hardcore epitome that spoke to their generation. Since then, the band has regrouped irregularly since splitting, always leaving fans in an uncertain limbo. That is until this year, as with the release of the deluxe box issue of Spiderland has come a West Coast reunion tour that is to follow their already sold-out East Coast run. The box itself is worthy of any Slint super fan, including bonus tracks, a book, and a documentary. Slint is playing [...]

By |August 18, 2014|Tags: |
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