dequalsrxt wrote:probably the first time i saw them...at all tomorrow's parties, ucla, 2002. didn't know who they were at the time. walked into royce hall...it was half-empty, very hushed...they were improvising to a film at the time, i think. then they played "electric fence". you know the rest.
thirduncle wrote:i'm a longtime fan, but i didn't get to catch them until friday nov. 17 in birmingham. we don't live anywhere near birmingham. it was a hellish four hour drive, with a long traffic jam. also, we got lost looking for the venue. we found it with about a half an hour to spare. i went straight to the merch table, and while i was buying, i saw tim. i started gushing like a little girl about the band, got him to sign a poster, and had my picture made with him.(joe took the picture. i did not recognize joe. sorry, joe, would have gushed to you too had i known. incidentally this picture came out the best) then the show. it was the best i've ever seen, topping even radiohead. they played pastry sharp, my fav, first, and during the encore, i requested silvermine pictures gor my wife, and tim obliged. thanks, tim & co. for making one hellish trip infinitely more than worth it.
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