• Davila 666 (P.Rico/In The Red), Ma Holos, Thee Thees, Raw Pony, at The Summit, 07/24/19
  • NOVA ONE, First Responder, B Johnson, A Marczak at Bourbon St., 07/14/19
  • Paul Cherry, Winter, Lung, and Rafting at Spacebar, 05/10/19
  • Mdou Moctar with Terrestrials at Ace of Cups, 4/2/19
  • The Kyle Sowashes, Zombie on Radar, [missed Wheelbarrel], at The Summit, 3/22/19
  • Lucy Dacus with Mal Blum and Fenne Lily, at A&R Bar, 3/11/19
  • Oginalii with Hello June and Tango Moms, at Ace, 2/27/19
  • MELTED fest at the Bluestone, 2/24/19: Ty Segall & White Fence, Black Lips, Kikagaku Moyo, Deerhoof, Cherry Glazerr, Heron Oblivion, JJUUJJUU, Ma Holos, DANA [we saw some Dana, napped through up to Cherry Glazerr]
  • Cursive with Meat Wave & Campdogzz at Ace of Cups, 11/12/18
  • A Place to Bury Strangers with Kraus and DANA at Ace of Cups, 10/25/18
  • Crooks on Tape, Lung, and DANA at Spacebar, 9/16/18
  • SALES with Hana Vu at Ace of Cups, 9/13/18
  • Mungbean with Jason Dutton, Austin Wyckoff at Brothers Drake, 8/25/18
  • Wolf Parade with ??, 8/22/18
  • GODDESS LP Release Celebration, at Wild Goose, 7/28/18
  • Counterfeit Madison, Emily Jane Powers, Jessica Risker, and Field Sleeper, at Rumba Cafe, 7/17/18
  • Haley Heynderickx, with Zac Little of Saintseneca, at Ace of Cups, 7/9/18
  • Hop Along with Saintseneca, at Ace of Cups, 5/15/18
  • Daddy Issues and Nnamdi Ogbonnaya at Spacebar 5/12/18
  • Yowler at Two Dollar Radio, 5/10/18 or 5/11 ?
  • Japanese Breakfast with Anna Burch and didi, at Ace of Cups, 4/29/18
  • upcoming: Bully Apr 26
  • Wild Torus/Onism (NYC) with Secret Drum Band (OR) and Gnothi Seauton (CMH, missed this act), at Fuse Factory on Tulane, 3/30/18
  • SXSW: Friday 3/16/18. At Clive Bar: 9P Kweku Collins. ???
  • SXSW: Thursday 3/15/18. Absolutely miserably hungover at the taco place. At Urban Outfitters: 2P Post Animal (heard while walking up), 3P Mallrat, 4P Gus Dapperton. Walked to Dive Bar for bloody marys. Dell house? At Hotel Vegas: 9P Acid House Ragas, 10P Count Vaseline, 10:40P Drab Majesty, 11:15P Palm, 11:35P Sunflower Bean. At Cheer Up Charlie's: saw a bit of White Reaper, caught No Vacation inside at 1245A. Moved next door to Mohawk: Cut Copy DJ set (I think?)
  • SXSW: Wednesday 3/14/18. At Cheer Up Charlie's: 3 Crumb, 3:15P Hatchie, 4P Palm, 4:45 U.S. Girls, 5:30P Snail Mail. At Seven Grand: 8P Suzi Wu, 9P Pale Waves. At Sidewinder: 9:50 Gus dapperton (through the window while we waited in line), 10:20 Neil Frances, 11:20 mallrat, 11:50 Sports. At The Gatsby: tried to see Lil Xan but he was "in prison." Headed back to Cheer Up Charlies and drank a lot of alcohol, don't remember seeing music but at that time and place was: Shame, Joey Purp.
  • SXSW: Tuesday 3/13/18. At Stubb's: Durand Jones and the Indications, Mt. Joy, Lucy Dacus, White Reaper. At St David's Historic Sanctuary: Low. At Elysium: Cut Chemist.
  • SXSW: Monday 3/12/18. At Mohawk: Dramatic Lovers, Lucy Dacus, Shamir, Sudan Archives, Lomelda. Mattie saw Bully at outside stage instead of Sudan Archives inside. At Empire Control Room: Golden Dawn Arkestra, Dan Deacon.
  • Kississippi with Heart Attack Man and Brat Curse at Spacebar, 3/7/18
  • Boytoy with Leggy and Kizzy Hall (missed Kizzy Hall), at Ace of Cups, 3/4/18
  • Saintseneca, with DANA, at Ace of Cups, 1/25/18
  • Snail Mail with Lomelda, Swim Team, and Tasty (I missed Tasty because I was closing at work), at Big Room Bar, 1/18/18
  • Jason's band Audrey and Orwell, October Ember, and Bella Ruse, at Rambling House, 1/12/18
  • Space Jesus, with Esseks, at Skully's, 12/16/17
  • Slowdive, with Cherry Glazerr, at Newport Music Hall, 12/7/17
  • Purity Ring, with Sound of Ceres, at Newport Music Hall, 12/5/17
  • Diet Cig with Sinai Vessel and Kizzy Hall, at Ace of Cups, 11/26/17??
  • Jay Som, with didi, at Ace of Cups, 11/5/17
  • Sylvan Esso, with Helado Negro, at Express Live, 9/19/17
  • Independents Day Festival in Columbus, 9/16-9/17
  • Jandek, at Ace of Cups, 9/14/17
  • The Coathangers withh Residuels, at Ace of Cups, 8/2/17
  • Okkervil River, at Rumba, 7/20/17
  • Diet Cig at Rumba, 6/10/17
  • Forest Swords at Ancienne Belgique, 4/8/17
  • Actress + Ssaliva + Nosedrip at STUK Cafe, 3/5/17
  • Artefact club night: WWWater, Oaktree, Kl├ąps & Bjeor at STUKCafe, 3/2/17
  • Didi with Aye Nako and Betsy Ross at Ace of Cups, 10/7/16
  • Explosions in the Sky at Newport, 9/13/16
  • lots of things I missed ???
  • Night Drive, Keeper, Missions (all outside), Shmu, DJ Lizzbeth (inside), at Cheer Up Charlie's (Austin, TX), 7/30/16
  • A. Sinclair, Tedo Stone, Star Parks, and Mean Jolene, at Hotel Vegas (Austin, TX), 7/26/16 (but we didn't really see much of the show because we hung out on the back patio with Rachel)
  • Superbike (9PM outside), Grivo (10PM outside), Single Lash (10:30PM inside), Turnip King (11PM outside), Troller (12 AM inside), Sleep Over (1AM inside), at Cheer Up Charlie's (Austin, TX), 7/22/16 (missed Superbike, missed most of Turnip King because we were watching Single Lash, Sleep Over was a DJ and played like 4 songs?)
  • Kitten with Clean Spill and Sizzy Rocket at Sidewinder (Austin, TX), 7/20/16
  • 4th and 4th Fest at Ace of Cups 7/9/16: Whitney, White Reaper, Diet Cig, Dilly Dally, A Giant Dog. Skipped the end with Times New Viking to go party with Alison and Andrew.
  • Chlorine, J.Marinelli, Miss Lonelyheart, 20XX at Legion of Doom, 7/8/16
  • We Are The Willows (MN) / Oliver Oak / Hello Emerson, at Brothers Drake Meadery, 7/1/16
  • Hot Club Ghent - free jazz -- ??
  • Empress Of with Olga Bell at Botanique (Brussels), 6/8/16
  • St. Lucia with Tigertown at Newport Music Hall, Columbus, 2/12/16
  • Aye Nako, Mary Lynn, didi, BUN'S FIRST SHOW! at Ace of Cups, 2/11/16
  • Gun Outfit with Nasty Habit at Cafe Bourbon St., 12/5/15 (arrived after S-K show, missed other openers Faster Island and Lewa)
  • Sleater-Kinney with Waxahatchee at Newport Music Hall, 12/5/15
  • Free show: Waxahatchee solo acoustic show at Used Kids Record Store, 12/5/15 (afternoon)
  • Didi, with Counterfeit Madison, Audrey & Orwell (Jason Dutton), and Child Labor (Adam Vincent) (missed Child Labor's set), at Garden Theater, 11/23/15
  • Dan Deacon with The Van Allen Belt, at Rumba Cafe, 11/20/15
  • BOYTOY with Leggy + Raw Pony + Ponyshow, at Ace of Cups, 11/12/15
  • Free covers show: featuring Fine Animal as Postal Service, The High Definitions with Zigmund Floyd as Bob Dylan and the Band, Gelatinus Cube as Cake, and The Original Soundtrack as OutKast (missed Playing To Vapors as Spinal Tap): at Brothers Drake 10/31/15
  • Free covers show featuring Fisher as Jack White, Go Analog as Weezer (Blue Album only!), and Cliffs as The Beach Boys: at Spacebar 10/30/15
  • Neon Indian with Explorer Tapes (missed their set though) at A&R bar 10/22/15
  • Cursive with Whitney, Leggy, and The Wind and the Sea at Ace of Cups 10/11/15
  • Russian Circles with Cloakroom at Ace of Cups 10/10/15
  • Marian Hill with Heavy Mellow at The Basement 10/3/15
  • El Ten Eleven with Sego at The Basement 10/1/15
  • Get Dirty with Garbage Greek, at Carabar, 9/12/15
  • Speedy Ortiz with didi and Bicentennial Bear at Double Happiness 9/8/15
  • Fine Animal (during FMMF) at Park Street Patio 9/6/15
  • Girlpool with Frankie Cosmos and Yowler at Double Happiness 8/12/15
  • Counterfeit Madison at Kafe Kerouac 7/31/15 ?
  • Ex Hex with Tweens and Katherine at Double Happiness 7/23/15
  • 4th and 4th Fest at Seventh Son: American Jobs, Turbo Fruits, nots, Nobunny, Jacco Gardner, Surfer Blood (skipped middle of the fest) 7/11/15
  • Tobacco with Stargazer Lilies at Skully's, 9/19/14
  • Pinback at The Sinclair in Cambridge, MA 9/15/14
  • Counterfeit Madison featuring All Dogs, Jason Ajemian and the High Life, Corbezzolo, 2/22/14 at Double Happiness
  • THINGS I NEVER WROTE DOWN
  • Mount Kimbie with Johnwayne at the Basement 10/23/13
  • Baths with Jeromelol and Timewharp 9/25/13
  • The xx with Grizzly Bear at the LC Pavilion 6/11/13
  • Merchandise, Milk Music, Destruction Unit, and Pink Reason at Ace of Cups 6/7/13
  • Youth Lagoon with Majical Clouds at A&R Music Bar 5/14/13
  • Ulan Bator at Skylab 5/13/13
  • Black Moth Super Rainbow with Casket Girls and Brujas del Sol at Skully's 11/9/12
  • The National (free Gotta Vote! concert) at Newport Music Hall 10/3/12
  • Bombay Bicycle Club with Plants and Animals at Newport Music Hall 7/24/12
  • Beach House with Wild Nothings at Newport Music Hall, 7/20/12
  • A Place to Bury Strangers at The Basement 7/16/12
  • The Coathangers with Heavy Cream and Pretty Pretty at Ace of Cups 7/11/12
  • Radiohead with Caribou at Riverbend Music Center in Cincinnati, OH 6/5/12
  • Sharon Van Etten with opener Shearwater at the Wexner Center 2/14/12
  • Los Campesinos with opener Parenthetical Girls at Skully's 1/15/12
  • What Next Ohio: First Annual Electronic Music Showcase. Newport Music Hall, Cbus, OH. Shin Tower Music, Funerals, Mike Textbeak, Dirty Current, Hot Mess, Burgle. 1/14/12
  • Pitchfork 2011 in Chicago: everyone 7/15/11-7/17/11: Animal Collective, James Blake, Thurston Moore, tUnE-yArDs, Guided by Voices, Battles, Curren$y, Gatekeeper, Fleet Foxes, DJ Shadow, No Age, Destroyer, Cold Cave, Gang Gang Dance, Woods, Twin Shadow, the Radio Dept., Wild Nothing, Sun Airway, TV on the Radio, Cut Copy, Toro Y Moi, Deerhunter, Baths, Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti, Twin Sister, Kurt Vile & the Violators, How to Dress Well, Darkstar
  • Mogwai (opener Errors not allowed through customs) 4/27/11
  • Librarians' last show at 123 Pleasant Street 4/22/11
  • Tobacco with Dreamend at 123 Pleasant Street 10/3/10
  • Built to Spill with Chikita Violenta at 123 8/31/10
  • Bonnie Prince Billy & The Cairo Gang with Mikey Iafrate and The Priesthood at 123 8/23/10
  • The National with The Antlers at Lifestyle Communities Pavilion in Columbus, 8/2/10
  • Tortoise 2.0 in Chicago at the Jay Pritzger Pavilion 7/29/10
  • Toronto Music Festival with Timber Timbre, Beach House, Band of Horses, Broken Social Scene, and Pavement 6/19/10
  • Bonnaroo 2010: everybody (Kings of Leon, Stevie Wonder, Jay-Z, Weezer, Phoenix, Regina Spektor, LCD Soundsystem, Thievery Corporation, The National, Deadmau5, Bassnectar, The xx, Miike Snow, Blitzen Trapper, Calexico, Japandroids, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, The Temper Trap, Tokyo Police Club, Local Natives, Mumford & Sons, Here We Go Magic, Neon Indian, Everest, Royal Bangs, The Middle East, Warpaint) 6/10-13/10
  • Anamanaguchi, Sabrepulse, Henry Homesweet, Starscream at 123 3/9/10
  • Tortoise with Disappears at Mr. Smalls 2/17/10
  • RJD2 with Happy Chichester and Constellations at 123 1/22/10
  • Mountain Stage with Vetiver at 123 1/17/10
  • Starfucker at Brillobox 9/18/09
  • Third Eye Blind and GirlTalk at WVU (FallFest) 8/24/09
  • Cursive and Love Language at 123 8/9/09
  • Diplo at 123 5/15/09
  • Andrew Bird with A Hawk and a Hacksaw at Carnegie Music Hall in Pittsburgh 4/7/09
  • Battles and Death Cab for Cutie at Bumbershoot (Seattle) 9/1/08
  • Spoon with the Walkmen and White Rabbits at Carnegie Music Hall 4/7/08
  • Interpol with Calla at Byham Theater 9/24/07
  • Death Cab for Cutie with Ted Leo and the Pharmacists at Rostraver Ice Garden in Belle Vernon PA 11/11/2006
  • Cake in Boston 9/06
  • Bob Dylan at Falconi Field in Washington, PA on 8/20/06
  • Bonnaroo 2006 with Radiohead, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Elvis Costello, Beck, Matisyahu, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Andrew Bird, Death Cab For Cutie, Be Your Own Pet in Tennessee 6/06
  • Kaki King at the Rosewood maybe 2/05?
  • Ani DiFranco at the CAC 11/04
  • Maroon 5 at Club Laga in Pittsburgh, 11/1/03
  • Childhood:
  • Barenaked Ladies in Pittsburgh on 7/10/1998 (?) (my first grownup self-chosen show, parents took me for my 10th birthday)
  • NSync in Pittsburgh
  • Spice Girls in Pittsburgh (first concert ever?)
  • obviously more as I pillage my memories
jan 18 2010 ∞
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