April 23, 2011

The Black Angels at the Old Rock House

The crowd was beyond ready to marinate in the Black Angels psychotropic atmospherics, and marinate they did, for 70+ spectacular minutes. The band walked out to a sound bite of John F. Kennedy's Congressional address on the Apollo mission in 1961: "I believe this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to Earth." Click here to continue reading Diana Benanti's review of the Black Angels at the Old Rock House. Photos by Jon Gitchoff.
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The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Suuns performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.
The Black Angels performing at the Old Rock House.