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The Decemberists @ The Showbox 10/28

Postby icapants » Fri Oct 28, 2005 11:36 pm

Man, is that band good stuff. They played such a wonderful mix of old and new. Though I was dissapointed that they didn't play Engine Driver or Mariner's Revenge, but apparently I missed out on that last night. Oh well. They played July, July! which was good enough for me.


A certain man we all know [and love/loath] was there. It was revealed that he was once a chimbley sweep, and then he promptly dropped his pants.

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Postby chelsea » Sat Oct 29, 2005 9:59 am

hehehe. couldn't have said it better myself, ica. 'twas nice that you came.

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Postby zach » Sat Oct 29, 2005 12:00 pm

The all-ages show on the 27th was my third time seeing them this year, and it was BY FAR the best one. What a setlist! I heard EVERYTHING I hoped to... a good long show, too.

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Postby NerfHerder » Sun Oct 30, 2005 4:01 pm

They didn't play Mariner's Revenge? You, sir, were screwed. I saw them earlier this month in CBus, OH. The band closed out their set (pre-encore) with Mariner's Revenge complete with a giant whale on two sticks that supposedly chomped the audience to pieces.

Might've been the highlight of the show. Twas jolly good.

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Postby chelsea » Sun Oct 30, 2005 9:11 pm

they played "the mariner's revenge song" at the first seattle show, on thursday night. 'twas complete with the whale jaws and chris funk running through the audience with them. that song live = fun. i can't think of a better word to describe it than that.

but then again, the decemberists live, in general, is fun. i love them so.

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Postby icapants » Sun Oct 30, 2005 11:01 pm

NerfHerder wrote:They didn't play Mariner's Revenge? You, sir, were screwed. I saw them earlier this month in CBus, OH. The band closed out their set (pre-encore) with Mariner's Revenge complete with a giant whale on two sticks that supposedly chomped the audience to pieces.

Might've been the highlight of the show. Twas jolly good.


a) it's ma'am.
b)I've seen them play both the songs <i>before</i>. I was just hoping to hear them again.
But then, a pantsless J-Rod makes up for the lack of whale attacks.

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Postby John » Mon Oct 31, 2005 12:28 am

What's all this love/loath business, Ica? And where did Lucy get my underpants?

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Postby L u c y » Mon Oct 31, 2005 4:57 pm

do you really want to know?

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Postby icapants » Mon Oct 31, 2005 11:34 pm

John wrote:What's all this love/loath business, Ica? And where did Lucy get my underpants?


True enough, sir, I do not know what I was thinking.
Always love, hmm?

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Postby meg » Wed Nov 02, 2005 12:27 pm

Watch out for the ones with the heart-shaped asses.

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Postby Squid » Wed Nov 02, 2005 5:30 pm

Additionally, "Never trust a big butt and a smile".

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Postby grant » Wed Nov 02, 2005 9:06 pm

Weird question: that refers to something other than an art installation about the orisha Oshun, doesn't it?

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Postby Squid » Wed Nov 02, 2005 11:47 pm

(Grant's trying to pretend that he doesn't own it.)

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Postby No You Are » Thu Nov 03, 2005 7:33 am

BBD - words to live by

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Postby Yarn » Wed Nov 16, 2005 2:47 pm

Anyone got their ticket for the Colin solo show at the Showbox in Jan?

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Postby chelsea » Wed Nov 16, 2005 5:53 pm

i do! what shall i have him sign this time?

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Postby Betty Felon » Wed Nov 16, 2005 8:10 pm

IT'S A TRAP!!!


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Postby icapants » Fri Nov 18, 2005 10:12 am

haha, i saw that picture! i think it's hillarious!
chelsea, however, does not.

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Postby chelsea » Fri Nov 18, 2005 4:06 pm

no, she certainly doesn't!


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