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13. Nov. 2008, 4:11 von Rockstar_AimzTue 11 Nov – The Hold Steady, Drive-By Truckers
Bad haircuts. Geeky glasses. Horrible fashion sense. Am I describing myself or the rock band, The Hold Steady? The answer is "Yes" (except for keyboardist Franz Nicolay - that dude is stylin'!). But don't ever accuse the dorks (or their nerdy fans) of not bringing the rock.
I have to admit that when I found out that two of the best live bands that I had ever seen were touring together, I peed my pants a little in excitement. The Hold Steady and the Drive-By Truckers are touring together this fall on the "Rock and Roll Means Well" tour, the line taken out of the Trucker's song Marry Me. The two bands are alternating headline acts, with The Hold Steady opening in Toronto at the Phoenix Concert Hall.
They kicked open their set with Stuck Between Stations from their epic 2006 album Boys And Girls In America, and rocked many tracks off of their latest release Stay Positive. In addition they played many songs from their older albums, much to my delight. …
22. Mär. 2008, 2:17 von Rockstar_Aimz