February 28, 2011 Slideshows

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Pete Yorn and Ben Kweller at the Pageant 

Surrounded by a tight bunch of players powering a full-throttle sound, Yorn put on a solid, melodic rock show for a vocal and good-sized Sunday night crowd. For 80 minutes, Yorn and his band - which featured bassist Zak Shaffer, drummer Scott Seiver and standout lead guitarist Mark Noseworthy -- played an eighteen-song set, of which nearly half came from his 2001 debut album musicforthemorningafter. Click here to continue reading Katie Moulton's review of Pete Yorn and Ben Kweller at the Pageant. Photos by Jason Stoff.
The Wellspring opening for Ben Kweller and Pete Yorn at The Pageant.
The Wellspring opening for Ben Kweller and Pete Yorn at The Pageant.
The Wellspring opening for Ben Kweller and Pete Yorn at The Pageant.
The Wellspring opening for Ben Kweller and Pete Yorn at The Pageant.
The Wellspring opening for Ben Kweller and Pete Yorn at The Pageant.
The Wellspring opening for Ben Kweller and Pete Yorn at The Pageant.
The Wellspring opening for Ben Kweller and Pete Yorn at The Pageant.
Ben Kweller performing at The Pageant before Pete Yorn.
Ben Kweller, using a distortion petal, shredded on his beat-up Acoustic guitar.
Ben Kweller performing at The Pageant before Pete Yorn.
Ben Kweller encouraging a little crowd sing-along at The Pageant.
Ben Kweller performing at The Pageant before Pete Yorn.
Ben Kweller performing at The Pageant before Pete Yorn.
Ben Kweller performing at The Pageant before Pete Yorn.
The floor started filling up through Ben Kweller's set.
Ben Kweller performing at The Pageant before Pete Yorn.
Pete Yorn performing at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn performing at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn performing at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn performing at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn performing at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn performing at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn performing at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn performing at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn and his band, reveling in the moody light at The Pageant.
Pete Yorn's lighting varied from moody and dark to bright and blinding.
Ben Kweller actually recorded and sold his set at the merch area.
The Wellspring may not have a full length album yet, but their depute EP was available in the merch area.
What's that? A doodled-on and autographed drum head from Pete Yorn?
Perhaps the strangest merch of the night: a Pete Yorn onesie for your alt-rock leaning baby.
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The Wellspring opening for Ben Kweller and Pete Yorn at The Pageant.
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