Posted in music on April 17, 2007

Despite the heavy rain, people (like the NY Times) showed up to Mercury Lounge to see Cloud Cult's (and Young Galaxy's) second of two NYC shows on Sunday.

Cloud Cult @ Mercury Lounge, NYC - Apr 15, 2007 (CRED)
Cloud Cult

What’s next for Cloud Cult?
"We’ll keep flowing, keep going. We’ve got a DVD planned, partly from the live shows and also sort of a really good biography of the individual band members and what’s touring like and what we do at home. Then we’ll be working on finishing the next new album and another national tour in the fall. As for the DVD, we did the video for “Chemicals Collide” ourselves, all the taping and editing, and there was a really great reaction to that, so we’ll be keeping all the video stuff in house. We really prefer to just do things on our own." [Craig Minowa to the Washingtonian]

Here's some pictures of Cloud Cult playing Tonic. Here's some pictures of them at SXSW. More here.

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Comments (10)

awesome show..nyt, eh?

i was wondering who had all that fancy camera equipment...

Posted by Anonymous | April 17, 2007 1:25 PM

mtv was there too. they apparently went out to the minowa's farm for a piece on the band and did something at the venue

these guys rock, killer painting too

Posted by anonymous | April 17, 2007 2:49 PM

greatest show ever

Posted by Anonymous | April 17, 2007 3:08 PM

I'd like to add that the first band on the bill, Exit Clov, has a very, very bright future ahead of them. Remember their name.

Posted by Brian | April 17, 2007 3:48 PM

Agreed. Exit Clov was surprisingly good.

Posted by alicekats | April 17, 2007 8:16 PM

I went to the 1st Cloud Cult show at Mercury and it was great - they played a nice 16-song set (closing with "Take Your Medicine" which is just such a great song), and then decided to reward us for selling out the gig days in advance by playing 3 more songs and closing with "You Are My Sunshine".

There was this dude who was totally wasted by the stage (literally like Phil from Wayne's World) who I had to tell to fuck off, but otherwise it was an amazing show.

Didn't care for Young Galaxy, although Exit Clov were interesting (even though twins kind of scare me).

Posted by MARLOW | April 17, 2007 8:26 PM

saw young galaxy at sxsw. boring as all hell.

Posted by Anonymous | April 18, 2007 8:55 AM

CC was great...nice long set.

yeah, i saw some serious potential with Exit Clov as well.

Posted by Anonymous | April 18, 2007 9:35 AM

That NYT guy was a real dick. pushing people and getting in the way. I understand you need your shot, but come on!

Posted by Anonymous | April 21, 2007 1:14 PM

I like Cloud Cult but Exit Clov rocked it out.

Posted by Anonymous | April 29, 2007 10:36 PM

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