Tag : Hopscotch 2015

Hopscotch Music Festival 2015 – Day 3

Hopscotch Music Festival September 12th, 2015 Downtown Raleigh — Wovenhand Lincoln Theater, Downtown Raleigh — Say what you will about Downtown Raleigh, but there is always ample parking. Especially in the deck across from the Lincoln. I flashed my wristband and headed into the venue just as Wovenhand was starting their set, which was considerably more rockin’ than I had anticipated. Their last couple of records translated well to a live setting with a full band in tow. David Eugene […]

Hopscotch Music Festival 2015 – Day 2

Hopscotch Music Festival – Day 2 September 11th, 2015 Downtown Raleigh — TV on the Radio City Plaza, Downtown Raleigh — Hopscotch is a younger man’s game. I couldn’t even be bothered to drag myself back downtown before 8pm so I missed all but Tycho’s last song, which was disappointing since they seemed like they were worth another listen. Instead, I pressed on to TV on the Radio, all the while hoping that I wouldn’t have to cower against the […]

Hopscotch Music Festival 2015 – Day 1

Hopscotch Music Festival – Day 1 September 10th, 2015 Downtown Raleigh — Godspeed You! Black Emperor City Plaza, Downtown Raleigh — Every time I think of Godspeed You! Black Emperor, I am reminded of that line by Seth Rogen in Pineapple Express: “It means that you are gonna go to college next year. You’ll get into Godspeed You! Black Emperor and the fucking Shins. And you’ll blow a bunch of dudes and become a lesbian.” Further perpetuating the eternal question […]