Touring with living legends like Elvis Costello, Conor Oberst
, or Kristian Bush gives us a front row seat to how the greats do it, leading to lots of ideas for Larkin Poe.
exploits those aural comforts, and he allows some direct references: to the confidently cluttered guitars and voices of George Harrison's solo hits in "Kick,'' to the pedal-steel-topped Neil Young of "Harvest'' in "Enola Gay.
Artists: Bright Eyes Venue: O2 Academy Leeds Review by: Charlotte Strickland THE awkward Conor Oberst
fronts his six piece band, Bright Eyes, at the O2 Academy.
Bridesmaids were Andrea Epperson Ash, Amber Perez Epperson, Ashlie Wells Langston, Ashley Harris McPherson, Alexis Ann Mitchell, Camryn Kay Mitchell, Stacey Strickland Smith, Amber Oberst
Stegall, and Cassie Berry Welch.
Days after President Barack Obama swam off her coast, Panama City Beach Mayor Gayle Oberst
expressed hope for an uptick of visitors on Labor Day.
He recently released a solo album (under the moniker Yim Yames) of George Harrison covers, and just finished an international tour with the super-band Monsters of Folk, comprised of great musicians Conor Oberst
, Mike Mogis, and M Ward.
The 2009/10 season includes debut assignments with Royal Opera, Covent Garden (Tosca), the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich (Ariadne auf Naxos) and multiple engagements with Monte Carlo Opera (Turandot and Les contes d'Hoffmann) and Deutsche Oper Berlin (Der fliegende Hollander, Eugene Onegin and, in concert, Wolfgang von Waltershausen's rarely performed Oberst
Likely the best gig of the week in Wales will be when Conor Oberst
brings supergroup Monsters Of Folk to the venue on Monday, while the capital also gets electro-vamp Gary Numan at Millennium Music Hall (Thursday).
As the album's producer, longtime Saddle Creek whiz and member of Bright Eyes alongside Oberst
, Mogis faced the unenviable task of juggling three voices which circle in orbits more disparate than their owners: Ward's yellowed croon (Voice of the Good Old Days), Oberst
's youthquake vibrato (Voice of Right About Now) and James' gilded falsetto (Voice of God/The Future).
And The Mystic Village Band - Outer South ***
AP Chemistry: David Oberst
of Georgetown High School
Bright Eyes singer-songwriter Conor Oberst
is traveling the country, listening to Willie Nelson and thinking about the government.