Fri 27 Jul 2018

Heaven at The Masquerade

Doors 6:30 pm / $29.50 ADV / All Ages


Forming the band in 1993 in Long Island’s fertile hardcore scene, Palumbo and Beck were inspired to make music in accordance with the quickly evolving, psychedelic-yet-aggro bands playing lunchtime shows at punk haven CBGBs. After multiple lineup stop-and-starts, the duo expanded to five members for two albums that stand as classics of early-00s post-hardcore: 2000’s…

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Interiors is Quicksand’s best album yet.  It sounds like nothing else you are going to hear this year.   It arrives deliberately unannounced, two decades after the pioneering post-hardcore quartet’s last album. Made completely on the band’s own terms, Interiors has a power, strength and subtlety that will likely stun you. There are no wasted…

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“Hard-charging emo…waging an internal war between rhythmic and harmonic bombast, and everyone wins.” – Stereogum “guitars clash, fire and sting like faulty synapses and frayed nerve endings…it’s potent stuff” – Pitchfork “uplifting, sorrowful, and utterly riveting.” – Consequence of Sound Debut albums are rarely fully-formed. They’re ground zero for artists to experiment, breathing room to allow musicians to…

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