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Ago 19 2009, 0:12 di murderxthexcaseTue 18 Aug – The Get Up Kids, Spy Catcher
Location: Manchester Academy 2
Well, this concert was one particular one that I had initially thought that would never happen. The Get Up Kids. I doubted they would ever reform - and they did. I doubted I'd ever be able to see them. And now I have.
The night started off with the Watford-based Spycatcher, who were an interesting and exciting first act and I would definitely like to see more of the band in the future - some of their songs really got the crowd going and their potential, in my opinion, is pretty huge. One riff during a particular song reminded me of renowned nineties emo band, Mineral. An interesting point regarding Spycatcher is that their frontman is the guitarist normally of Gallows fame.
The Get Up Kids took to the stage after a short interval and kicked off with Coming Clean, so I thought that it would follow a similar track to Live @ The Granada Theater, but it didn't. …
Gen 3 2009, 20:14 di neeshThese albums have shaped me into the wide-ranged aficionado I am today. I grew up in a household with my ma who came to the US from the Caribbean as a young woman in the late 60's (she's a fan of Elvis Presley and the Golden Oldies as well as Hindi/Bollywood tunes in addition to Trinidadian music, Norah Jones and appreciates anyone who's "got pipes on 'em") and two much older siblings. My brother was a house/club DJ so that shit was bumping constantly and is embedded in my brain. My sister was into R&B like Tevin Campbell, Jodeci and whatnot yet also smooth jazz. I was all about solo chick singers, Disney tunes, Show Tunes, Carnival music, salsa, merengue and dance hits from all eras (especially disco and club remixes of pop hits) until the fifth grade when I got my hands on Tragic Kingdom and Razorblade Suitcase. Thus began my foray into alternative rock, interrupted only for a brief moment when I became Bad Boy records obsessed as a tween. I first heard ... …
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