Metz inspired the young audience to pogo in unison like they were at Glastonbury during the entire set.
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The New Orleans firestarter performed credible covers of Chuck Brown and Tupac.
The 'Mats were their usual selves: shaky in some spots (flubbed lyrics) but mindbendingly brilliant in others.
Ian MacKaye, Alec MacKaye, and Brendan Canty watched one of their fans play his new songs and some Superchunk hits.
Plus: My Morning Jacket, Train, Fall Out Boy, Usher, and Common
At the Black Cat Backstage, Nate Mendel, bassist for bands like the Foo Fighters and Sunny Day Real Estate, stopped by with his brand new side project.
He's a creator of both sad love songs and electronic dance music.
"When I go out on a Saturday night, I like to dance. Who am I kidding, I like to listen to sad songs and drink whiskey."
From "Goddamn Lonely Love" to "Cover Me Up," about getting sober for a spouse
"My name's Billy fucking Idol."