“Are they Sonic Youth noise rockers, as per Sugarcube? Are they sensitive folkies, as on Tears are in Your Eyes? Falsetto soul enthusiasts on Mr Tough? It’s really not easy to say, ‘ah, that’s a Yo La Tengo sound!’” (The Guardian). While the New Jersey natives might be difficult to pin down, you can’t argue with their work ethic – this year’s Stuff Like That There is the band’s fourteenth album in 30 years and the reason for their visit. “Listening to the group’s records feels a little like eavesdropping on a private performance, whilst going to see the trio live often feels more like spending an evening with old friends,” says Drowned in Sound.
This is a seated show.
On Wednesday 23 September 2020 Colston Hall changed its name to Bristol Beacon.
Our new name is just the first step, it is about more than the sign above our door. Click below to find out more about how we’re changing, watch our name announcement, and discover how we want everyone to share in the joy of live music.