Review Category : Images

Images: The Interrupters, Bad Cop/Bad Cop, Be Like Max, Guilty By Association Nov. 23, 2016 at Vinyl

Finally, the headlining band of the night, the Interrupters, launched into “A Friend Like Me” with little delay. The sudden energy from the band and the crowd proved to be more than a short burst, as it continued throughout the rest of their set. I saw The Interrupters at Viva Ska Vegas last year, where they were awesome, but seemed kind of like “Aimee Interrupter and her back-up band.” ...

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Images: The Color Morale, Out Came The Wolves, Sunlifter, A Fight at Daybreak November 2, 2016 at the Eagle Hall

I was back at Eagle Aerie Hall on the last day of an historic World Series game between the Cubs and Indians. That meant that before the show even started a bunch of people were gathered around the little TV in the venue watching the game. It was a different vibe than most shows I go to, but the energy from the game certainly carried over to enthusiasm for the bands. Starting off the night was local metalcore band A Fight at Daybreak. I noticed all their instruments were wireless which made it easier for them to walk around, and they definitely took advantage of this, moving into the crowd throughout their set as the audience banged their heads. The lights dimmed down when it was time for locals Sunlifter to play. Their music almost reminded me of The Ghost Inside, which is definitely a good thing. This band was ...

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