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What We’re Sponsoring This Week: The Vaccines at Turner Hall Ballroom

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British bands who base their rock n’ roll in guitar & drum running rhythms with snark leading the way are not really a foreign import to the States; but that doesn’t make them less enjoyable. “No Hope”, the song/video from Brit quartet the Vaccines, below, is prime example, bubbling guitar hooks made more fun by front man Justin Young’s Julian Casablancas-like deadpan whine. They make their headlining run in the Midwest for only a few select dates (Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis) before hitting the west coast and then back to the UK, touring for Come of Age, out on Columbia Records late last fall. Catch them while catch can.

The Vaccines play the Turner Hall Ballroom this Friday, February 8th for an all-ages show. 8pm. Opening: San Cisco.

Want to know what we’re sponsoring in the weeks ahead? Visit: wmse.org/events. 

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This entry was published on February 6, 2013 at 5:24 pm. It’s filed under new music, Previews, shows, WMSE sponsored events and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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