It was GREAT. The lead singer is really entertaining with his huge marionette-like dance moves. The new drummer came out with side-parted hair, tie and tweed jacket–what a guy. AND it was only $10! Awesome!
This is one of my favorite songs from them:
But it was nice to see the boyfriend so that he can remember me from time to time and we also met up with an acquaintance from college who just moved to Providence a month ago. The three of us had sushi for dinner, skipped the first opening act and got there in time for a band called Illinois (who are actually from Pennsylvania?). After a few songs featuring the banjo…it was time for The Kooks! They are so cute and catchy.
First rock concert! Even though we have been dating for 2 years…odd.