On the day of his last show as Spoonboy, Combs chats about the early days of folk punk and the influence of D.C.’s DIY scene on his music.
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“I don’t feel like Sebastian until I hear [my] fanny pack click.”
Downtown Boys at the Black Cat, May 18th. © 2015 Matt Dunn
Ian MacKaye, Alec MacKaye, and Brendan Canty watched one of their fans play his new songs and some Superchunk hits.
Tickets go on sale at noon.
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.
"Talking about the same intense thing at every show for weeks or sometimes months was driving me a little crazy.”
The showing included two reunions: one for Soulside, who headlined both nights, and one for Swiz,
Things I learned at the show: Dave Grohl drives a minivan and packs his kids' lunches.