bourbon & branch, philadelphia, pa, 5/17/14

for our first show at the new venue bourbon & branch opening for the blurry nights record release show we played an hour long set that included two brand new songs (“even” and “tell me twice”), reached back to 1998 (“lemonade”) and touched on all of our albums in between.

good intentions
even
spotlight
infinite space
starting now
tell me twice
skin i’m in
lemonade
humpty
weekend politics
yeah, it’s beautiful here too (superchunk)
pictures
100% (sonic youth)
butterfly
stock
highway to hell (ac/dc)

 

snow day release show, ortlieb’s lounge, philadelphia, pa, 12/20/13

the release show for our christmas record snow day (take it easy). our christmas record-mates the successful failures played first then we performed all our songs from the christmas record interspersed with a few taggart classics. “father christmas” brought things to a holiday-spirited close! below is the complete setlist, links to videos of “christmas vacations” & “father christmas” and a few photos.

snow day
wishmas
infinite space
good intentions
christmas vacation (descendents)
weekend politics
butterfly
skin i’m in
father christmas (kinks)

philebrity awards & totally secular x-mas pageant, johnny brendas, philadelphia, pa, 12/19/13

we were invited to perform a couple of songs from snow day (take it easy) at the philebrity awards show along with amazing philly bands langor, arctic splash, creem circus, gretchen lohse and friends, johnny showcase, teen men, st. james and the apostles, adam brodsky, and our snow day partners the successful failures all performing holiday inspired songs. we quickly rocked out “wishmas” and “father christmas” and left the stage in a flash of tinsel.

wishmas
father christmas (kinks)

mole street block party, philadlephia, pa 8/18/12

both set lists from the mole street block party:

lifeboat
good intentions
finders
your little hoodrat friend (hold steady)
geometric mean
become
o valencia (decemberists)
humpty
she loves you (beatles)
st. nick
spotlight
rotten life
don’t cry no tears (neil young & crazy horse)
can’t hardly wait (replacements)
rock your ass (supersuckers)

subbacultcha (pixies)
you never seem to mind
little builder
starting now
water wings (superchunk)
murray (pete yorn)
infinite space
weekend politics
surf wax america (weezer)
nutso
closer you are (guided by voices)
butterfly
sixteen blue (replacements)
that’s when i reach for my revolver (mission of burma)
skin i’m in
happiness is a warm gun (beatles)
surrender (cheap trick)