Owen Pallett & Doldrums played 2 shows in NYC, covered Tori Amos & Joanna Newsom at Bowery (pics, setlist, video)
photos by Amanda Hatfield
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Owen Pallett @ Bowery Ballroom 5/14/2014
Owen Pallett's tour with Doldrums hit NYC this week for two shows. Following Tuesday's at Glasslands (5/13), the played Bowery Ballroom last night (5/14). The Academy Award nominee played good portion of his new album, In Conflict, as well as selections from Heartland, and a few songs from his Final Fantasy days as well (the latter were mostly midset when he did a few solo songs). For his second encore he gave the crowd a couple covers: Tori Amos' "Pretty Good Year" (he reviewed her new album for The Talkhouse), and Joanna Newsom's "Peach Plum Pear." Pictures, setlist and video of "Peach Plum Pear" from Bowery Ballroom are in this post.
As mentioned, Airick Woodhead augmented the live line-up of Doldrums for this tour with his brother Daniel and Maddie Wilde of Moon King and were a solid start to the evening. You can catch Doldrums and Moon King -- on the same bill together for the first time ever -- at Baby's All Right on June 5. Tickets are on sale now.
Pics from Doldrums' Bowery set, plus more of Owen Pallett, below...
Owen Pallett - Pretty Good Year (live @ Bowery Ballroom 5/14/14)
SETLIST: Owen Pallett @ Bowery Ballroom 5/14/2014
Scandal at the Parkade
Keep the Dog Quiet
Bridle & Bit
The Secret Seven
Tryst With Mephistopheles
Song Song Song (Final Fantasy)
That's When the Audience Died (Final Fantasy)
This Is the Dream of Win & Regine (Final Fantasy)
The Great Elsewhere
Song for Five and Six
Lewis Takes Off His Shirt
Pretty Good Year (Tori Amos)
Peach, Plum, Pear (Joanna Newsom)