Contact Us

Balance & Composure played a small show @ Union Pool with Spill (here’s pics from the BV & Shiner-presented show)

most photos by Mimi Hong

Balance & Composure / Spill
Balance and Composure
Spill

BrooklynVegan and Shiner Beers teamed up to present a show at Union Pool on Friday (10/2) with Balance & Composure and Spill. The sold-out show was $5 and each ticket came with a free Shiner beer.

B&C have been pretty quiet lately — it was their first show in a while and their first NYC show since headlining the larger Irving Plaza over a year ago. They also said it would be their last show for a while again — but they told the crowd on stage that they have a new album in the works. They stuck to fan favorites for this show though, including an older one that they said they hadn’t played live in a very long time.

B&C has been around for a while, but for fellow Pennsylvania band and openers Spill, this was their first NYC show. The members are familiar faces though; they’re fronted by former Placeholder singer Brandon Gepfer and ex-We Were Skeletons member Rafael Diaz is on bass. Like Balance & Composure, Spill brought a ton of ’90s nostalgia to the show, but while B&C has the Deftones/Hum vibes, Spill provided the Superchunk/Dinosaur Jr.

Thanks to all the bands, Union Pool, Shiner, and everyone who came out. Sorry we couldn’t get even more people in to what was a rare night of live Balance & Composure music. More pictures below…

Balance & Composure at tonight's BrooklynVegan & @shinerbeer presented show at Union Pool #balanceandcomposure #unionpool

A photo posted by Brooklyn Vegan (@brooklynvegan) on

Balance and Composure
Balance and Composure
Balance and Composure
Balance and Composure
Balance and Composure

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Spill

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure

Balance and Composure
Balance and Composure
Balance and Composure

Check It Out

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://www.brooklynvegan.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BrooklynVegan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!