Archive | November, 2008

The Lies of The Hold Steady and Drive-by Truckers

“Rock & roll means well, but it can’t help telling young boys lies.” That’s the line. I was one of those young boys who got lied to. Who desperately believed each and every one. The lies started thirty years ago, and they’ve never really stopped.

And last night at the Wiltern Theatre in the heart of a rainy Los Angeles, they were being told again in a way that I haven’t seen in years, as The Hold Steady and Drive-by Truckers put on one of the best rock shows that I have ever ever seen in my entire life.

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In The Shadow, Boy Meets Man Edition

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The Daily Loper – November 20, 2008

All Is Fair in Love and Robot Wars Edition

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The Daily Loper – November 19, 2008

I Like Any Sport Where You Sit Down Quietly At A Table And They Serve You Alcohol Edition

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