Posted in music | pictures on May 2, 2012

photos by Dominick Mastrangelo

Allo Darlin @ Mercury Lounge
Allo Darlin

Effortlessly charming indiepop band Allo Darlin' played Mercury Loungelast week with tourmates The Wave Pictures -- the kickoff of a North American tour that will wind its way back to New York for NYC Popfest. All tour dates are below. Both bands have new albums, and you can stream Allo Darlin's Europe at the bottom of this post and The Wave Pictures' Long Black Cars at Spotify.

Like he did at Popfest two years ago, Gary Olson of the Ladybug Transistor joined Allo Darlin' for "Dreaming".

Dominick Mastrangelo was on the scene and got pictures of both bands (and setlist for Allo Darlin'), as well as openers Ski Lodge and the Field Recordings. All of that, below....

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The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

The Field Recordings

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

The Wave Pictures

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin'

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Allo Darlin'

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Allo Darlin'

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Comments (11)

would...gape...asshole...and drop balls in. Probably.

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2012 12:21 PM

Allo Darlin' is a really good torch-bearer for the twee era. Bummed me out that I wasn't able to make this show. Good pics.

Posted by Edoc | May 2, 2012 1:17 PM

ukulele is so common these days...

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2012 1:26 PM

ukelele is the new stupid, wacky hat. that chick loves bloodpuke sausage. this shit looks like a gap commercial.

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2012 2:05 PM

so whimsical

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2012 2:12 PM

good stuff from ct

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2012 7:22 PM

The Field Recordings are good, plus they don't have a yook-oh-lay-lee

Posted by Dave | May 2, 2012 9:15 PM

ukulele is so common these days...

Posted by my egy | May 6, 2012 4:39 PM

^ I blame eddie vedder

Posted by Anonymous | May 6, 2012 5:39 PM

allo darlin for the win.

Posted by jordon | July 31, 2013 8:51 PM

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