Posted in SXSW | music | tour dates on March 20, 2007

The Young Knives @ Friends, SXSW - March 16, 2007 (CRED)
The Young Knives @ SXSW

As you can see in the picture above, the UK's The Young Knives made it to SXSW last week. They were supposed to play NYC earlier this month, but never made it due to visa issues. One of their shows was supposed to be with the View at Luna Lounge. The View had to cancel for visa issues too. The Young Knives rescheduled for tonight (March 20), and are playing a total of three NYC shows this week. The View will be back in May. All tour dates below....

The Young Knives - 2007 Tour Dates
Tue 20 Mar -- BROOKLYN -- LUNA LOUNGE (tonight)
Wed 21 Mar -- BOSTON -- HARPERS FERRY
Thu 22 Mar -- NEW YORK -- MERCURY LOUNGE
Fri 23 Mar -- NEW YORK — ANNEX

The View - 2007 Tour Dates
April 30 Cambridge, MA - TT The Bear's
May 01 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
May 02 Brooklyn, NY - Luna Lounge
May 04 Toronto, ON - Lee's Palace
May 06 Chicago, IL - Schubas Tavern
May 08 West Hollywood, CA - Troubadour
May 10 San Francisco, CA - Slim's
May 12 Vancouver, BC - The Plaza Club
May 13 Seattle, WA - Crocodile Cafe
May 15 Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge

Previously
* "The View's US immigration problems explained: singer on drugs charge?"
* The View cancel March 2007 Tour (& SXSW)
* More Young Knives dates cancelled/rescheduled
* The Young Knives @ The Parish, Austin, TX (SXSW) | pics & MP3s

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Comments (5)

looks like cold war kids tickets are on sale for fri and sat again

Posted by deuteronomy | March 20, 2007 4:20 PM

If anyone needs one, I've got an extra ticket for tonight's Young Knives show to get rid of for face ($15 including fees). Please email vejgurl @ yahoo . com if you're interested. Thanks.

Posted by vejgurl | March 20, 2007 5:05 PM

I caught the show at Luna Lounge last night. I thought the band was fabulous live. Not to start a flame war, but they were significantly better than the The View's show at the Merc in January.

I posted some pictures that I took at the show on my site BrooklynRocks: http://brooklynrocks.blogspot.com

Posted by Brooklyn Mike | March 21, 2007 11:02 PM

Well I thought last night's show was pretty excellent - just a shame that so few people turned out for it - perhaps Time Out's totally misleading description didn't help. And the fact that the god awful Unisex Salon (anyone that feels the need to rip off a Killers song whilst leaping around like the bastard love child of Jagger, the Scissor Sisters and a Muppet shouldn't be on a stage) had a bigger crowd and more reaction wasn't great.

The Young Knives reinforced my view from having seen them last summer that they're one of the most entertaining, musically and otherwise, live acts around. And the album isn't half bad either.

Hot summer! Hot hot summer!

Posted by Anonymous | March 23, 2007 9:33 AM

.cool!!!
good!!
i like!

Posted by weddin | October 17, 2009 1:50 PM

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