OK, a little quick to the draw here to write about this gig.
I want to leave you with
only two things about this show… Actually, three. Actually, four. Actually, five.
ONE — I jump on most, if not all, opportunities to see bands at Massey Hall. I didn’t love the new Band of Horses album but because they were playing Massey Hall, I dropped big bucks on a couple of fine seats. Presales are great things.
TWO — The only let the first three rows enjoy the perks of standing freely at the front, I was the fifth.
THREE — I would have like to have heard “No One’s Gonna Love You” plugged rather than an acoustic duo.
FOUR — Every band who plays Massey Hall pays some sorta homage to Neil Young. These guys did a cover of “Powderfinger.” Props to Steve for catching it. This video’s from another gig –
FIVE — This is one of my favourite moments of 2012 for the delicate intro: