Sunday, December 25, 2005

My 2005 Concert Calendar/Top 10 Albums of 2005

Here are some of my year end lists copied from MySpace:

Current mood: contemplative
Category: Music

My Top 10 Albums of 2005

1. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club "HOWL"
2. The Raveonettes "Pretty In Black"
3. Garbage "Bleed Like Me"
4. The Caesars "Paper Tigers"
5. British Sea Power "Open Season"
6. Echo & the Bunnymen "Siberia"
7. Kaiser Chiefs "Employment"
8. Ash "Meltdown"
9. Feeder "Pushing the Senses"
10. Architecture in Helsinki "In Case We Die"

2005 (A=Amoeba)

12/31: Warlocks, Icarus Line, The Living Things @ Little Radio Warehouse
12/29: Dresden Dolls @ Henry Fonda Theater
12/16: Giant Drag, The Like @ Shrine Auditorium
12/15: B.R.M.C. @ Hotel Cafe

11/30: Super Furry Animals @ HOB Anaheim
11/28: The Subways, The Living Things @ Spaceland
11/13: Dressy Bessy @ the Echo

10/8: B.R.M.C., Mark Gardener @ Henry Fonda Theater, Los Angeles
10/7: B.R.M.C., Mark Gardener @ Brick By Brick, San Diego
10/1: Dungen @ A (SF)

9/29: M83, The Double @ Mezzanine
9/27: The New Pornographers, Destroyer, Immaculate Machine @ Bimbo's 365 Club
9/12: B.R.M.C. @ A (SF), B.R.M.C., Mark Gardener @ GAMH
9/11: Sons & Daughters, A (SF)
9/10: Garbage, The Start @ the Warfield
9/1: Pine*AM @ Isotope Comics

8/24: New Pornographers @ A (SF)
8/13: 2nd Sonic Summer Bash - Mark Gardener (Ride), Rob Dickinson (Catherine Wheel), Adam Frankilin (Swervedriver) @ M Theory Annex, San Diego

7/31: SF Opera @ Stern Grove
7/30: Maya Azucena @ Shattuck Down Low
7/24: The Caesars, The Sights, The Golden Republic @ Slim's ($15)
7/24: SF Symphony @ Dolores Park

6/16: Electrelane, Deerhoof, Lavender Diamond @ GAMH
6/10: The National, Menomena, TalkDemonic @ Cafe du Nord
6/9: Kasabian, Mad Action @ Popscene, 330 Ritch, FREE!
6/2: Of Montreal, Tilly and the Wall, Numbers @ GAMH ($13)

5/31: Bloc Party, The Noisettes, Death Of A Party @ Slim's (Popscene) $11
5/25: Architecture In Helsinki, Still Flyin', DJ'S from AIH @ Café Du Nord, $10
5/25: Wed. And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead @ A (SF)
5/7: Thievery Corporation @ Fillmore ($35)
5/6: Monade, Zincs, Guilty Party @ Bottom of the Hill ($12)
5/2: The Raveonettes, A (SF)

4/30: British Sea Power, The Heavenly States, Kelley Stolz @ the Independent, $14
4/28: Eisley, A (SF)
4/8: Hot Hot Heat, A (SF)

3/26: Pretty Girls Make Graves, Dios Malos, Kill Me Tomorrow @ Cafe du Nord