Sep
23

The Get Up Kids @ HI-FI

HI-FI

Indianapolis, IN

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Event Details

THE GET UP KIDS W/ THE CASKET LOTTERY, DAVID SINGER & THE SWEET SCIENCE @ HI-FI INDIANAPOLIS 

DOORS: 6:30 PM, SHOW: 7:30 PM

GENERAL ADMISSION, LIMITED SEATING.

AGE RESTRICTIONS: 21+

ALL TICKETS ARE NON TRANSFERABLE AND NON REFUNDABLE. SUPPORT ACTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

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HEALTH CHECK REQUIRED: Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or negative COVID-19 PCR test within 72 hours or negative Antigen test within 6 hours. Face coverings are strongly encouraged for all attendees.


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If these requirements prevent you from attending, contact our Box Office for refund options prior to the show.

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About The Get Up Kids:

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The Get Up Kids' hyper melodies, heartfelt lyrics, and punk-driven, high-energy sound helped them become one of the most popular and influential of the second wave of emo bands that crested in the late '90s. After a series of singles and a scrappy debut album, 1997's Four Minute Mile, they released the critically acclaimed Something to Write Home About album in 1999. Over the next few years, their sound shifted to a more mature and measured approach. Though the band split in 2005, they were playing live shows together again by the late 2000s and returned to the studio sporadically to record new music, including 2011's self-released full-length There Are Rules and 2019s Problems, which harked back to the energetic emo-pop sound of their early days while adding lyrical perspective brought on by the passage of time.

 

About The Casket Lottery:

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Most bands don’t age gracefully. After a decade or two, many lose their urgency, their momentum, their emotional range, and never reignite that which made them special. The opposite is true of The Casket Lottery, whose newest full-length Short Songs for End Times showcases a band at their best—their tightest, toughest, most intense—and more than twenty years after their first release. On the opener “You Are A Knife,” it’s easy to hear the hallmarks that have defined the Kansas City-band for decades—the heat, the tension, the smoke so thick it’s hard to see the fire smoldering at the center. Here, Stacy Hilt’s bass bounces beneath Jason Trabue's throbbing drumbeat, beneath guitars that chop and churn up clouds of thick, dirty chords, beneath Nathan Ellis’ melodic screech. Short Songs for End Times seems to comment on a turbulent year as it unfolds, attempting to make sense of that which we wish we could forget. But it’s clear in this context that The Casket Lottery, who shaped midwestern emo’s transition into post-hardcore two decades ago, has improved with age. "We are still too loud and angry,” Ellis concludes, “but we have figured out how to play our instruments and craft a song a little tighter. The personal perspective of the lyric writer has matured, but the same energy, and the same motivation exists.” Nathan Ellis (Guitar, Vocals) Stacy Hilt (Bass, Vocals) Jason Trabue (Drums) Terrence Vitali (Guitar, Vocals)


About David Singer & The Sweet Science

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David Singer is a musician/filmmaker/writer/composer based in Chicago. His 5 LPs have achieved "best-kept-secret" status to his fans around the world - his records have found their way onto the Albums of the Year lists in No Depression, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Huffington Post, and the prestigious Village Voice "Pazz & Jop" poll. Greg Kot of NPR's Sound Opinions describes David as "one of the city's most evolved pop craftsmen of the last decade.” 


David's new record VICIOUS KICKS reunites him with his band The Sweet Science. The record was produced by Brian Deck (Ohmme, Califone, Iron & Wine) in Chicago.


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The Get Up Kids

The Casket Lottery / David Singer & The Sweet Science