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2004Re: [the boredoms] 5/17/05 @ the knitting factory

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  • ryan
    May 19, 2005
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      thanks for sharing mang, i really wish i could go to one of these
      shows, if i had a first born he'd already by offered in exchange for
      a chance to see them.

      --- In theboredoms@yahoogroups.com, "Dan Clark"
      <danclarkgraphics@v...> wrote:
      > It was an incredible show, anything Bore-related always exceeds my
      > expectations, it was basically the same piece as usual but very
      > with new parts and an AMAZING new intro where Eye comes out first
      and I'm
      > not gonna ruin it either, its amazing. Even though they only play
      once or
      > twice a year in Japan they still rehearse once a week, and are
      > tight. Line-up is Eye, ATR, Yoshimi, Y02RO (ex-Hanadensya/Grind
      > and soundman Zach. Soundcheck was over 6 hours long!!! and they
      said that
      > was short!!!! They really care about making everything perfect and
      having a
      > good show more than anything else (a very rare trait among bands),
      I suggest
      > making any drive you have to or pay whatever you can to see this
      gig, who
      > knows when or if there will be a next time.
      > On sale were US versions of Seadrum, VCNS, Super ae + Japanese
      versions of
      > all the Re-Bores and a couple of comps, one with an Eye remix and
      one with
      > "Free". Also like 8 different shirts & sweatshirts, some said
      Boredoms and
      > some said VooREDOMS. And also a new amazing Poster drawn drawn by
      Eye (see
      > pictures).
      > Here are a few of my pics:
      > http://groups.msn.com/PsychedelicMusicFromTheAxisPowers/
      > I'd imagine that Seadrum is Boredoms because it is on WEA Japan,
      I'm sure
      > the label wanted it to be Boredoms??? but I don't know.
      > Also if you want to make Eye the happiest person in the world, burn
      him some
      > CD's of the band DOS and give to him at the show, its Mike Watt &
      > bass duo, they have 4 albums, the latest album you can still buy
      its on Kill
      > Rock Stars.
      > dan
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "majestyfunk" <majestyfunk@y...>
      > To: <theboredoms@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Wednesday, May 18, 2005 9:28 AM
      > Subject: [the boredoms] 5/17/05 @ the knitting factory
      > > last night was fantastic. eye plus three drummers, full drum
      kits. eye
      > had record player,
      > > cd player, oscillator, and mixer with effects. eye sang of
      course, along
      > with the female
      > > drummer joining occasionally. they played approx. 90 minutes,
      > one encore. eye
      > > was a great "conductor" using body and hand motions to control
      the flow
      > and movement.
      > > the entire group had great visual communication with eachother,
      they were
      > all in a circle
      > > facing inwards, eye contact between members being very obvious
      > the set. i
      > > don't want to ruin how the set opens up, but it was really rad.
      > boredoms have a really
      > > good sound man, i really appreciated his ability to mix the three
      > together and still
      > > have space left for vocals and the other sounds. my only beef:
      lack of
      > sonic variety. the
      > > record/cd player being slowed down and sped up got slightly
      > that's my only
      > > beef, overall one of the best shows i've seen in ages.
      > >
      > > scott aka majestyfunk
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Yahoo! Groups Links
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
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