Friday, August 24, 2007

Bumbershoot 2007 - Saturday 9/1

Saturday's the day of Bumbershoot I might cut to save $25. Probably not, though -- I'd love to see several of these bands.

12-1:15: Salon of Shame
Leo K stage
I can't find mp3s for Carrie Akre, David Jacobs-Strain, Merrill, Step Cousins, or Forgotten Sol, so I'm gonna listen to some professionals read their adolescent diary entries in the Salon of Shame.

1:15-1:45: The Cops
Sound Transit stage
The Cops - Living With A Ghost
The Cops - Invisible City
The Cops - New Economy
The Cops - Controller

1:45-2:30: The Cave Singers
Wells Fargo stage
The Cave Singers - Seeds of Night

2:30-3:45: The Shins
Samsung stage
The Shins - Kissing the Lipless [Cover][YouTube][Live]
The Shins - Caring Is Creepy
The Shins - Pink Bullets [YouTube]
The Shins - Phantom Limb [YouTube]
The Shins - We Will Become Silhouettes

4-4:45: Jonathan Coulton
Intiman
Some people saw Nirvana when they were little baby fledgling rock stars. Me? I saw geek rocker Jonathan Coulton back when he was the troubadour on John Hodgman's book tour. The hardcover edition. Feel my cred.
Jonathan Coulton - Skullcrusher Mountain
Jonathan Coulton - Chiron Beta Prime [YouTube]
Jonathan Coulton - Kenesaw Mountain Landis
Jonathan Coulton - Baby Got Back [YouTube]
Jonathan Coulton - I Feel Fantastic [YouTube]

4:45-6: Avett Brothers
Starbucks stage

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Avett Brothers - Matrimony
Avett Brothers - Die Die Die
Avett Brothers - Will You Return?
Avett Brothers - Pretty Girl From Chile
Avett Brothers - Paranoia in Bb Major [YouTube]


6-7: Menomena
Sound Transit stage
Menomena - Wet and Rusting [YouTube]
Menomena - Air Aid
Menomena - Shirt
Menomena - Cough Coughing [YouTube]
Menomena - The Pelican

Also: Menomena (Patipitipi).

7-8: The Gourds
Starbucks stage
The Gourds - Gin and Juice

8-9 Tiny Vipers
Sky Church
Tiny Vipers - On This Side
Tiny Vipers - Shipwreck

9-10:15: Rodrigo y Gabriela
Starbucks stage
Rodrigo y Gabriela - Diablo Rojo [YouTube]
Rodrigo y Gabriela - Ixtapa
Rodrigo y Gabriela - Tamacun [YouTube]

10:15-11 DeVotchKa
Sound Transit stage
DeVotchKa - Dangling Feet
DeVotchKa - La Llorona
DeVotchKa - The Enemy Guns
DeVotchKa - Lunnaya Pogonka
DeVotchKa - Queen of the Surface Streets
DeVotchKa - You Love Me

My plans for Bumbershoot Sunday are here, and for Monday, here.

2 comments:

Tito said...

$25 is definitely worth it to see these bands, especially Devotchka. They kill it live! The Shins have their moments, too...

Jami Dwyer said...

yeah, i'm going. there's no way i'm not. $25 is a pittance.