18 Dec 2009, 11:57
Mon 14 Dec – Patrick Wolf, Jessica Says
Not really being a fan of Patrick Wolf
or Jessica Says
I wasn't expecting much from this gig...Jessica Says
was good but not really anything I'm into. Therefore...Patrick Wolf
was surprisingly good, and a true showman, delightful banter with the audience, humorous and insightful anecdotes, and stage presence up the wazoo (Ohh, see what I did there? ;p ). Due to the fact that it was the last show of this current tour (and he was in a good mood ) They ended up playing a double lenght set. This was good as he played a much greater range of material, spanning his early and late works.
If you're not familiar with Patrick Wolf
he is a multi-instrumentalist who makes an eclectic blend of synth/electro, folk, pop, etc.
The live band consists of himself singing and occasionally playing violin, dulcimer, baritone ukulele piano/keyboards, guitar and a violinist, bassist (double and electric), keyboards/electronics, and a drummer. …