I have to admit. I was a bit skeptical of the so-called “bouncy” floor of Crystal Ballroom, but was more than convinced Wednesday night during Foals. I’m pretty critical when it comes to pleasing every sense but Foals did just that. From opening to encore, they glided across they stage like they owned the place […]Read more "Foals | Crystal Ballroom 5.29.13"
For those who were amongst the very fortunate folks to get a ticket for Tame Impala‘s sold-out concert Sunday night at Portland’s stunning Crystal Ballroom, they came away having enjoyed an sonically transformative experience. The Perth-born band, fronted by the ever-barefoot Kevin Parker, are so incredibly likable even outside of the fact that they’re one of the […]Read more "Tame Impala at the Crystal Ballroom 5.26.13"
Before MGMT approached the stage, I expected something entirely theatrical. As I was attempting to guess, Star Wars-esque ascending words climbing on the screen. I must admit it was hard to read with the fan girl directly behind me screaming her wedding vows to the band. MGMT gracefully climbed on stage and vivid, seizure inducing […]Read more "MGMT at Crystal Ballroom"