On Saturday, November the 18th, Manchester Orchestra played a free concert at the Speaking Rock Entertainment Center in El Paso, Texas. Their setlist was varied, playing songs from their new album “A Black Mile to the Surface” as well as plenty of cuts from their 2009 masterpiece “Mean Everything to Nothing.” They even played some surprises from their 2006 debut album “I’m Like a Virgin Losing a Child.” Here are some pictures I managed to take of the show.
A couple years ago (in 2013, to be exact) The World is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die performed at The Spot in El Paso, Texas. I managed to take a few pictures of the band with my film camera. This was such a fun show because the space was basically an open room, very reminiscent of an event hall that hosts Quinceañeras, so we were on the same level as the band. It was […]
It was on that day when we decided to drive to the mall because you thought we’d reached the level in our lives where we should start purchasing art, even if it was a cheap imitation. It was the feeling that mattered. The synthetically destroyed sculpture, born without arms in order to replicate the original. It’s somewhat promising that we, now, see the destroyed and ravaged remains of art from bygone eras as the epitome of perfection. The Venus de […]
Let’s say, for a moment, that you are being held in the hand of some giant beast. Although the beast’s hand is soft and comfortable, you’re feeling anything but. This isn’t King Kong. In fact, you have no idea who the beast is. All you know is that you’re small enough to be held in the beast’s hand and that’s exactly what’s going on at this precise moment. So let’s imagine that. You’re high above the world. You lean […]