music meme

Jan. 22nd, 2009 07:40 pm
cindylouwho: (Default)
Music meme stolen from [ profile] arhh 

1. Which bands/artist do you own the most albums of?

2. What was the last song you listened to?
Damn, I Wish I Was Your Lover- Sophie B. Hawkins

3. What's in your CD player right now?
Death Cab for Cutie- Narrow Stairs (in the car)

4. What was the last show you attended?
Bronson Arroyo

5. What was the greatest show you've ever been to?
INXS in London and then the next night in Kitchener, Ontario

6. What's the worst show you've ever been to?
  I saw some crappy bands when I was in college

7. What's the most musically involved you have ever been?
I was in chorus and band in elementary school

8. What show are you looking forward to?
I really want to see U2 and I want to know if JD Fortune is going to do a solo tour so I can follow him around the world again

10. What is your favorite band shirt?
the one my friend Kelly bought me at Bronson 2 weeks ago, that he signed

11. What musician would you like to hang out with for a day?
I think it would be cool to hang out with Bono.  Or Hugh Laurie.  I can count him as a musician right?  And by hang out with you mean sex?  Right?

12. Who is one musician or group you wish would make a comeback?

13. Who is one band/artist you've never seen live but always wanted to?

14. Name four or more flawless albums:
Sgt. Pepper-The Beatles, All Things Must Pass-George Harrison, Switch- INXS, Mystery Girl- Roy Orbison

15. How many music related videos/DVDs do you own?
no idea

16. How many concerts/shows have you been to, total?
a lot

17. Who have you seen the most live?
INXS, Bronson Arroyo, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (all over 7 times)

18. What is your favorite movie soundtrack?
The Thomas Crown Affair

19. What was your last musical "phase" before you wisened up?
I get focused on a band and will listen to them constantly for a while.  Death Cab for Cutie would have been the most recent

20. What's your "guilty pleasure" that you hate to admit to liking?
Britney Spears


Jan. 10th, 2009 12:56 am
cindylouwho: (Default)
I'm such a dork.

cindylouwho: (Default)
I arrived at Mohegan Sun at about 2pm and located the small line that had already formed at the entrance to the Wolf's Den, where the performance would be. The people in line were friendly and we exchanged places to go for drinks, bathroom etc.

We also met Chris, who is the band manager (?) and also plays with the band. He told us that HL wasn't there :( but he did bring us snacks. :)

At about 4ish they began getting ready for the sound check, and that was when Bob Guiney arrived. He learned all our names and greeted us, and took pictures with us (there were about 6 or 7 of us who had been waiting).

About an hour later, Chris has brought us more snacks and we were mowing them down and completely missed Jesse Spencer arriving. He waved and smiled at us, but didn't come over for pics, but he had to get ready for the sound check.

A little while later, James Denton arrived, and dramatically collapsed at the bottom of the stairs. He had been filming all night, flew here, and immediately got involved with the sound check.

After the sound check, they filed out the back way and went to dinner , I'm assuming. At that point JS's girlfriend (the same one we saw him with at the Emmys) arrived.

We finally got seated and waited for the show to begin. At that point Rebecca Budig, who was singing with the band came over and took pictures with some of the women. (Other than knowing she was married to Bob Guiney, I had no idea who she was, I'm not big on daytime soaps lol.) Also there was someone else from AMC there sitting behind us and also talked and had pics taken.

Then the show began, which was really, really good. They were all happy and full of energy. The crowd stayed seated for awhile until BG encouraged us to stand, and we "rushed" the stage. (The stage was like 2 feet in front of me, so there was no big rush lol.)

They were all really great, and hot, and sounded amazing. :)

I wish I had taken the time to write down the setlist, like I normally do, but I was busy taking pictures so I didn't get a chance. I know they did the following:

In no order:
Pink Cadillac
Who Knew
Baba O'Riley
Mustang Sally
Wild Nights
Papa Loves Mama
Shake Your Tailfeather

My (not so great) pictures are here.
cindylouwho: (Default)
So I went to see Death Cab for Cutie last night at Agganis Arena. It was a very good show, and it was over so quick, despite the seemingly long set list. I had primo seats (6th row floor). I was so happy when they played "Soul Meets Body," since it is the song that inspired Camping. But they HAD to play "I Will Follow You Into the Dark" right after which always reminds me of All Good Things, and I'm sobbing and I feel like such a baby. So that was totally awesome, and "Transatlanticism" as the final song was just brilliant.

So it was awesome and I had a good time even though I went alone.

(Yes I know this is a lame review, but idk whatever my head and back are killing so....)

set list (I may have some fuck ups here, just so you know)
1. Bixby Canyon Bridge
2. The New Year
3. We Laugh Indoors
4. Crooked Teeth
5. Grapevine Fires
6. Movie Script Ending
7. Parking Lot
8. ?????
9. Soul Meets Body
10. I will Follow You Into the Dark
11. I Will Possess Your Heart
12. Cath
13. We Looked Like Giants
14. Open Door
15. Broken Hearts

Champagne from a Paper Cup
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