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Event Archive - Yo La Tengo, WHY?

Sat. October 14th 2006 9pm - 12am doors at 8pm Richard's On Richards (No Minors) 9pm - 12am doors at 8pm
$22 advance
Tickets at: Zulu Records, Scratch Records, Red Cat Records
Presented by: Timbre Concerts

Yo La Tengo

Jazz critic Whitney Balliett once described jazz as "the sound of surprise." While Yo La Tengo don't play jazz, the description applies. For 13 years they have been a remarkably consistent, almost comforting presence on the American pop scene, yet we love their genius because they are not afraid to surprise us. New York magazine calls them "the mos... more info

WHY?

Let's get some things out of the way. WHY? is a band—three Cincinnati-bred gentlemen who've shared a whole lotta past together. Two of them are brothers. Yoni Wolf, who founded the project by his lonesome in 1998 is one of those (see also: cLOUDDEAD, Greenthink, Reaching Quiet). The other is Josiah Wolf, who first started hitting the skins at the... more info
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