Posted in music | tour dates on June 24, 2009

by Bill Pearis

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The Legends @ the Bell House - June 23, 2009
The Legends

The Legends played the first show of their East Coast tour last night at the Bell House -- a loud, zippy set (a bit short for a headliner if you ask me), hitting most of the band's singles, including "There and Back Again," "Call it Ours," and the feedback-heavy new single "Always the Same." (No "He Knows the Sun," though, to the disappointment of a few very vocal, inebriated fans who seemed to be having a great time nonetheless.) The latter is a duet with Joe & the Flying Spoons' Liane Moccia who is also helping out on keyboards for the duration of The Legends' five-date East Coast trek, which now includes opening for the Lemonheads tomorrow night (6/25) at Bowery Ballroom. (Tickets are still available.) All Lemonheads dates below.

The Legends also play an early show tonight (6/24, 8:30) at Santos Party House with Eagle & Talon, Blacklist and We Are Country Mice; Friday (6/26) with Band of Skulls at The Studio @ Webster Hall; and Philadelphia's Kung Fu Necktie on Saturday (6/27). Video from last night, and updated tour dates, below...

Legends

The Legends @ the Bell House

The Legends - 2009 Tour Dates
Wednesday June 24 @ SANTOS:
Thursday June 25 @ THE BOWERY BALLROOM w/ THE LEMONHEADS
Friday June 26 @ STUDIO @ WEBSTER HALL
Sataurday June 27 @ Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia, PA


"The current Lemonheads touring lineup features ex-Zero Boys Vess Ruhtenberg (bass) and Mark Cutsinger (drums) along with NYC-based guitarist, Xan Aird."

The Lemonheads - 2009 Tour Dates
Jun 24 - Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda's
Jun 25 - New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
Jun 26 - Baltimore, MD @ Ottobar
Jun 27 - Washington, DC @ Black Cat
Jun 28 - Charlotte, NC @ Visulite Theatre
Jul 01 - Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
Jul 02 - Wellfleet, MA @ The Beachcomber of Wellfleet
Jul 03 - Laval, QC @ Maison Des Arts
Jul 04 - Toronto, ON @ Lee's Palace

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Comments (12)

how were the Drums?

Posted by Anonymous | June 24, 2009 4:08 PM

who?

Posted by Anonymous | June 24, 2009 4:12 PM

The Drums are a lot of fun. THey're playing tonight at the Annex, the last in there month-long residency. Definitely worth seeing.

Posted by bill p | June 24, 2009 4:20 PM

Do people actually go to The Annex?

Posted by Anonymous | June 24, 2009 4:35 PM

Do people actually go to The Annex?

LOL

Posted by Anonymous | June 24, 2009 4:47 PM

i confuse the annex with fat baby...they both suck no?

Posted by Anonymous | June 24, 2009 4:50 PM

Fat Baby is kind of on it's own level of suck.

Posted by Anonymous | June 24, 2009 5:02 PM

ultimate suckfest: the lemonheads playing fat baby with an afterparty evan dando DJ set at the annex

Posted by Anonymous | June 24, 2009 8:09 PM

The Legends @ Santos tonight were great, but it was way too short and only new songs.

Posted by Anonymous | June 24, 2009 11:44 PM

^ hahaha

Posted by Anonymous | June 25, 2009 3:23 PM

Posted by brooklynvegan | June 25, 2009 5:43 PM

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