Throwback Thursday

The BreedersCannonball

From their album Last Splash, “Cannonball” was released as a single on August 9, 1993. The music video for “Cannonball” was directed by Kim Gordon and Spike Jonze. NME magazine placed “Cannonball” at number 22 in its list of the 50 Greatest Indie Anthems Ever. It ranked #83 on VH1’s “100 Greatest Songs of the 90s”.

September 10th - The Breeders w/ The Neptunas at The Showbox

Friends In Need: Placebo announce first full North American tour in seven years

First the first time in over seven years, British Alt-Rockers Placebo will make a full trek around the U.S. with a stop at Showbox SoDo!  

To date, they have released seven studio albums, all of which have reached the top 20 in the United Kingdom, and have sold around 11 million records worldwide. 

October 20th - Placebo at Showbox SoDo

American experimental rock band Swans released their 13th studio album, “To Be Kind”, this year to huge praise. NME, Spin and Pitchfork all giving 9/10 ratings. Come see what all the fuss is about September 4th at Showbox. 
September 4th - Swans w/ Carla Bozulich at The Showbox

American experimental rock band Swans released their 13th studio album, “To Be Kind”, this year to huge praise. NME, Spin and Pitchfork all giving 9/10 ratings. Come see what all the fuss is about September 4th at Showbox. 

September 4th - Swans w/ Carla Bozulich at The Showbox

In Case You Missed It
October 20th - Placebo at Showbox SoDo
October 25th - The Best 80’s Halloween Party Ever! w/ Nite Wave, For the Masses, Voyager, #All4Doras, plus DJ Indica Jones at The Showbox
November 3rd - Smoker’s Club featuring Method Man & Redman w/ B-Real, Berner, & Mick Jenkins at The Showbox
December 3rd - Watsky w/ Kyle and Anderson Paak at The Showbox

In Case You Missed It

October 20th - Placebo at Showbox SoDo

October 25th - The Best 80’s Halloween Party Ever! w/ Nite Wave, For the Masses, Voyager, #All4Doras, plus DJ Indica Jones at The Showbox

November 3rd - Smoker’s Club featuring Method Man & Redman w/ B-Real, Berner, & Mick Jenkins at The Showbox

December 3rd - Watsky w/ Kyle and Anderson Paak at The Showbox

In Case You Missed It
October 10th - Joey Bada$$ at The Showbox
November 5th - B.o.B w/ Kevin Gates at Showbox SoDo
November 9th -Bleachers w/ Wild Cubat The Showbox
November 18th - FKA Twigs at The Showbox

In Case You Missed It

October 10th - Joey Bada$$ at The Showbox

November 5th - B.o.B w/ Kevin Gates at Showbox SoDo

November 9th -Bleachers w/ Wild Cubat The Showbox

November 18th - FKA Twigs at The Showbox

#Showbox75 Rewind
Prince & 3rdEyeGirl - April 19th, 2013 Late Show
Setlist:
Let’s Go Crazy 
Endorphinmachine 
Screwdriver 
She’s Always in My Hair 
Alphabet St. 
Play That Funky Music (Wild Cherry cover)
Dreamer 
Purple Rain 
Plectrum Electrum 
FixUrLifeUp 
I Like It There 
Bambi 
Sign “☮” the Times 
Nasty Girl (Vanity 6 cover)
17 Days 
A Love Bizarre (Sheila E. cover) 
Shockadelica 
777-9311 (The Time cover)
When Doves Cry 

Hot Thing 

#Showbox75 Rewind

Prince & 3rdEyeGirl - April 19th, 2013 Late Show

Setlist:

Let’s Go Crazy 

Endorphinmachine 

Screwdriver 

She’s Always in My Hair 

Alphabet St. 

Play That Funky Music (Wild Cherry cover)

Dreamer 

Purple Rain 

Plectrum Electrum 

FixUrLifeUp 

I Like It There 

Bambi 

Sign “☮” the Times 

Nasty Girl (Vanity 6 cover)

17 Days 

A Love Bizarre (Sheila E. cover) 

Shockadelica 

777-9311 (The Time cover)

When Doves Cry 

Hot Thing 

In Case You Missed It
September 21st - Augustines at The Showbox
October 27th - BIG K.R.I.T. w/ Two-9 at The Showbox
November 17th - Flosstradamus + Special Guestsat Showbox SoDo
November 23rd - Circa Survive w/ Title Fightat The Showbox
December 8th - Kina Grannis w/ Imaginary Futureat The Crocodile

In Case You Missed It

September 21st - Augustines at The Showbox

October 27th - BIG K.R.I.T. w/ Two-9 at The Showbox

November 17th - Flosstradamus + Special Guestsat Showbox SoDo

November 23rd - Circa Survive w/ Title Fightat The Showbox

December 8th - Kina Grannis w/ Imaginary Futureat The Crocodile

Throwback Thurday

Check out The Blood Brothers performing ”Set Fire To The Face On Fire” from IFC’s The Henry Rollins Show on May 18, 2007.

August 22nd - The Blood Brothers w/ Naomi Punk at The Showbox

Get To Know…

Le Butcherettes

From Guadalajara, Mexico, Le Butcherettes’ Teri Gender Bender can transform from a soft-spoken musician into a rock ‘n’ roll beast on a dime. They also have ties to Omar Rodriguez-Lopez of The Mars Volta who produced, as well as contributed bass guitar to, Le Butcherettes first album. Check out this clip of ”Henry Don’t Got Love" courtesy of MTV.  

October 18th - The Melvins w/ Le Butcherettes at The Showbox

Throwback Thursday

Check out this AMAZING video of the Dropkick Murphys performing “I’m Shipping Up To Boston” at Fenway Park for the 2010 NHL Winter Classic

October 6th - Dropkick Murphys at Showbox SoDo