Event Archive - The Blakes,
Wed. December 12th 2007 @ Logan's Pub (No Minors)
Tickets at: Lyles Place, www.ticketweb.ca
Presented by: Atomique Productions
The Blakes released their Light In The Attic full length debut on October 9. The album was mixed and mastered by Martin Feveyear (Kings Of Leon, Brandi Carlile, The Epoxies, The Briefs). The Blakes have been accumulating critical adoration and praise based on the bone-rattling live performances. This summer the band has been busy playing festivals like Sasquatch!, Capital Hill Block Party, The KEXP Block Party, Bumbershoot & Musicfest NW.
The Blakes, praised by Pitchfork for their "swampy guitars, twitchy rhythms and power pop vocal harmonies", recall the stinging catchiness of early Who, Kinks, and other spitfire rock bands. There's a fine line between inspiration and imitation and as The Blakes have shown in their brief career, they know exactly how to keep on the good side of t... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]