Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Live review: Black Rebel Motorcyle Club @ the Gothic Theatre

[caption id="attachment_12615" align="alignright" width="300" caption="The nearly sold-out crowd at the Gothic on Tuesday greeted sonic provocateurs Black Rebel Motorcycle Club with rapt attention. Photo by Jennifer Cohen."][/caption] The correct use of mere volume is amazing -- it can make or break a band’s performance.

Offspring, Paramore @ Fiddler's Green

[photopress:offspring.jpg,full,pp_image] The Offspring performing May 18 in Santa Barbara, Calif. Photo from As I sat, swayed, danced, and bounced through the Big Gig, one song kept bubbling to top of mind: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club's "Whatever Happened To My Rock 'n' Roll." Surrounded by the next generation of punk rock girls and boys, happily bouncing and pogo-ing to the tunes Saturday at Fiddler's Green, I tried to share the bliss they were feeling.