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Innerstates by Juniper Tar

I love the feeling you get when you go to see an opener and not the headliner. The Promise Ring, not Jimmy Eat World, for instance. 105 more words


Book Of Love

This going WAY back in time, a time before many of you were even born!!!  June 22nd 1986, we road-tripped to see Depeche Mode in Chicago.   23 more words

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My Brightest Diamond - No Quarter

Five years ago exactly, My Brightest Diamond opened for The Decemberists at Madison’s Orpheum Theater. At first I was just antsy to see Colin Maloy and company tear it up with the literary allusions and banjos and whatnot. 62 more words

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Awesome opener from the future

I can’t think of an opener that I’ve seen that’s really stuck out to me, unfortunately. Actually, that’s probably not true. Janelle Monae opened (kinda) for Of Montreal a few years ago and she was, predictably, amazing. 35 more words

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Week 57 - Best Openers

Summer concert season is almost upon us. So here’s a theme for all you show-goers out there: Best Openers.

It’s a tough job. Asking for the people to give your little band a chance when they’re more interested in grabbing a beer, going to the bathroom, and, of course, seeing the band they paid to see. 26 more words

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