Awesome Color's Concert History

"Is it possible to smash a guitar un-self-consciously? It certainly seemed that way at Cake Shop earlier this month, when Awesome Color left a roomful of in-the-know types gleefully dumbstruck. (Oakley Hall was headlining-- that alone means several quality musicians were present.) Singer Derek Stanton's seemingly unpremeditated ax-whacking lacked any sense of violence or menace(which is fine). It was simply the final blow in a stream of gestures that translate across rock & roll forms; any punk...

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Mar 09, 2010 Awesome Color / Tyvek Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC
Jul 31, 2009 Sonic Youth / Awesome Color   Ogden Theatre Denver, CO
Jul 30, 2009 Sonic Youth / Awesome Color   Gallivan Center Salt Lake City, UT
Jul 28, 2009 Sonic Youth / Awesome Color   The Roseland Portland, OR
Jul 25, 2009 –
Jul 26, 2009
Virgin Festival 2009  
Carly Rae Jepsen / Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros / Metric / The Roots / Ben Harper / Matt Nathanson / Broken Social Scene / De La Soul / MuteMath / Gomez / Our Lady Peace / K-Os / Jarvis Cocker / Sonic Youth / The Thermals / Plants and Animals / Ben Harper and Relentless7 / Spinnerette / Future of the Left / Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band / Chris Velan / Elizabeth / Awesome Color / The British Columbians / The Manvils
Deer Lake Park Vancouver, BC
Jul 24, 2009 The Jesus Lizard / Sonic Youth / Gossip / Deerhunter / The Thermals / The Pains of Being Pure at Heart / Black Lips / Earth / STRFKR / Mika Miko / Micachu / Future of the Left / The Blakes / Spinnerette / Akimbo / Japandroids / Girls / The Dutches...   Capitol Hill Seattle, WA
Jul 21, 2009 Sonic Youth / Awesome Color   First Avenue Minneapolis, MN
Jun 08, 2009 The Hold Steady / Black Dice / Right On Dynamite / Awesome Color / Soft Circle   The Bowery Ballroom New York, NY
Jun 08, 2009 The Hold Steady / Black Dice / Right On Dynamite / Awesome Color / Soft Circle   The Bowery Ballroom New York, NY
Apr 08, 2009 Dinosaur Jr. / Awesome Color Musica Akron, OH
Sep 07, 2008 –
Sep 07, 2008
East Village Radio Festival 2008  
Mark Ronson / Flying Lotus / KRS-One / Woods / Devin The Dude / Boris / Crystal Stilts / Hypnotic Brass Ensemble / Vivian Girls / High Places / Ólöf Arnalds / Lonnie Smith / Aa / 4-IZE / Awesome Color / John Oliver / Bunnybrains / hex message
South Street Seaport New York, NY
Jun 26, 2008 Anti-Flag / Antillectual / Awesome Color Melkweg OZ Amsterdam, NL
Jun 08, 2008 Awesome Color / Evangelicals Whelans Dublin, Ireland
May 29, 2008 –
May 31, 2008
Primavera Sound Festival 2008  
MGMT / Bon Iver / Vampire Weekend / Portishead / Cat Power / Animal Collective / Caribou / Explosions in the Sky / De La Soul / Deerhunter / Public Enemy / Rufus Wainwright / Kavinsky / Dinosaur Jr. / Devo / Dirty Projectors / Simian Mobile Disco / The Cribs / Apparat / Okkervil River / Clipse / The Go! Team / Atlas Sound / fanfarlo / HEALTH / British Sea Power / The Notwist / No Age / Why? / Bill Callahan / Man Man / Nick Lowe / Tindersticks / Menomena / Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks / El Guincho / The Swell Season / A Place To Bury Strangers / The Sonics / Voxtrot / Sebadoh / My Brightest Diamond / Holy Fuck / Fuck Buttons / Bob Mould / Midnight Juggernauts / Boris / Mount Eerie / The Felice Brothers / The Clientele / Bishop Allen / 808 state / Les Savy Fav / Ellen Allien / Russian Red / Shellac / Autolux / Dr. Octagon / Mission of Burma / The Rumble Strips / Buffalo Tom / Lightspeed Champion / Para One / Holly Golightly / OM / Port O'Brien / The Mary Onettes / The Lions / Surkin / Pissed Jeans / The Wave Pictures / Times New Viking / Throbbing Gristle / Tiefschwarz / Alan Braxe / Digital Mystikz / Young Marble Giants / Manel / Robert Hood / Scout Niblett / Six Organs of Admittance / Polvo / Kelley Stoltz / Edan / Model 500 / DJ Assault / DJ Funk / DM Stith / Messer Chups / Kinski / Enon / Malente / Matt Elliott / Prinzhorn Dance School / Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs / Shipping News / White Williams / David Thomas Broughton / Eric's Trip / The Devastations / Manos de Topo / Supermayer / Silver Jews / Thomas Brinkmann / Tachenko / Andy Votel / The Right Ons / Träd, Gräs och Stenar / Mi And L'au / MV & EE / Voice of the Seven Woods / Awesome Color / Extraperlo / SJ Esau / The Strange Death of Liberal England / la estrella de david / Tarantula / Graham / Madee / Bob Mould Band / Unchained / Guillamino / Apparat Band / Mary Weiss / Torpedo / It's Not Not / Scarlet's Well / Kool Keith & Kutmasta Kurt / fasenuova / El Hijo / Clint / El Chico Con La Espina En El Costado / The Marzipan Man / Vortice / DJ Supermarkt / Moho / Mv & Ee With the Golden Road / Morente And Lagartija Nick / Les Aus / Dj Shir Khan / Le Petit Ramon / Gentle Music Men / Subterranean Kids / april fool's day / Grande-Marlaska / Darren Hayman & Jack Hayter / Le pianc / The Missing Leech / Juan B / Abrevadero / Bélmez / La Orquesta Del Caballo Ganador / DjCoCo / Ary Weiss of the Shangri-las / Edan & MC Dagha / Tarntula / DJ De Mierda / Twin Kranes / Bèstia Ferida
Barcelona, Spain
May 18, 2008 Black Mountain / Phosphorescent / Awesome Color Scala London, UK
Feb 14, 2008 Iggy & the Stooges / Despised Icon / Misery Index / Avengers / Ellen Allien / The Apples In Stereo / Drive-By Truckers / Chan Marshall / 16volt / David Vandervelde / David Dondero / The Six Parts Seven / The Grates / The Brunettes / Chris Thile / ...   Markthalle Hamburg, Germany
Feb 06, 2008 Iggy & the Stooges / Despised Icon / Avengers / Ellen Allien / The Apples In Stereo / Drive-By Truckers / Chan Marshall / 16volt / David Vandervelde / David Dondero / The Six Parts Seven / The Grates / The Brunettes / Chris Thile / Calvin Johnson ...   Les 4 Ecluses Dunkirk, France
Dec 14, 2007 Dinosaur Jr. / Awesome Color / Hate Fuck Trio   Ogden Theatre Denver, CO
Jun 29, 2007 Radio Birdman / Awesome Color / The Ettes Cat's Cradle Carrboro, NC
Jun 08, 2007 NXNE 2007
Dinosaur Jr. / Awesome Color / Uncut
Phoenix Concert Theatre Toronto, ON
May 22, 2007 Beyond Tour  
Dinosaur Jr. / Awesome Color / Uncut
Sugar Nightclub Victoria, BC
May 02, 2007 Awesome Color / Monsonia / Hazerai Nightlight Chapel Hill, NC
Dec 08, 2006 –
Dec 10, 2006
All Tomorrow's Parties - ATP 2006   Unknown venue Minehead,
Jul 03, 2006 Sonic Youth / Awesome Color   Empire Events Center Sacramento, CA
Jun 27, 2006 Sonic Youth / Awesome Color   Gothic Theatre Englewood, CO
Concerts Per Year:
2010 1 concert
2009 9 concerts
2008 7 concerts
2007 5 concerts
2006 3 concerts
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