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Sunday, November 23, 2008

Photos + Review: Vic Chesnutt and Elf Power at Off Broadway, Saturday, November 22

Posted By on Sun, Nov 23, 2008 at 11:39 AM

(Words and photos by Keegan Hamilton)

The Athens, Georgia-based groups Elf Power and Vic Chesnutt played a fantastic show last night at Off Broadway. Elf Power, which is part of the famed Elephant 6 Collective that includes Neutral Milk Hotel and Of Montreal, opened with a quick set of its driving, tightly orchestrated indie rock. Then the band brought chairs on stage and sat down to play as Vic Chesnutt's backing band. Chesnutt brusquely picked his guitar as he mixed between bits of spoken-word and haunting howls. More detail coming later; until then, here are some photos.

Vic Chesnutt:

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Elf Power's Josh Lott Eric Harris and Andrew Rieger:
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Setlist:
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Lott Harris and Chesnutt:

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Elf Power's Andrew Rieger:
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Elf Power's Laura Carter:
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Chesnutt:
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