Rockinsider.com Presents Joseph Arthur and The Lonely Astronauts with Stars of Track and Field at The Roxy. This Tuesday May 8th and Wednesday May 9th. Tickets on sale now thru The Roxy box office 10:30a-5:30p M-F or thru Ticketmaster any time.
the first time I saw Joseph Arthur I levitated. Was about 1/2 an inch off the ground for about an hour. Dark Corner. Jack n Coke. Was flying solo as there was not room for even one more at Largo that nightâ€¦ An artist not to be missed and a show Iâ€™ll never forget. No need to say, itâ€™s an honor to have Joseph Arthur for a 2 night run at The Roxy.
Billboard Magazine says, â€œa mature effort that shines with nakedness and clarityâ€
Entertainment Weekly says, “With images of needles, blood, and pills, Daydreamâ€™s song cycle moves through each breakup station of the cross with shimmering guitars and Arthurâ€™s ecstatically woozy falsetto, finally emerging with a sweet, if hard-won hope. A -”
Vanity Fair says, “Joseph Arthur’s Nuclear Daydream is a glorious work of art from this exceptional, romantic singer-songwriter.”
Seattle Times says, “The New York artist is a spiritual descendant of Bob Dylan and John Lennon.”
CMJ says, “…his most beautiful.”
Paste Magazine says, “… endlessly ponderable and disturbingly beautiful.”
Reviews of Joseph Arthur’s Latest work Nuclear Daydream from Joseph Arthur.com
Film about and with Joseph Arthur
Joseph Arthur “Slide Away”
Stars of Track and Field from Portland, Oregon
Three guitars, twelve vocals, nine drum machines, seven glockenspeils, one floor tom and three songwriters meets Simon and Garfunkel, The Arcade Fire and Pink Floyd.
“Track and Field have come of age with an album that fuses the crystalline pop of the Postal Service with gritty texture and an honest emotional edge. Hype or no, these guys are worth checking out.”
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The DL – Ear Test – Stars of Track and Field