Whatever animates Riverboat Gamblers lead singer Mike Wiebe, the audience is giving him a wide berth lest it prove contagious. Dragging the mic cord like a lifeline, Wiebe climbs on tables, mounts structural supports, and hangs from exposed pipes — within the first 15 minutes of the show. Behind him, the band crackles like grease on a hot skillet, their lacerating riffs circling rumbling rhythms with manic energy that blends the garage-punk shout-alongs of New Bomb Turks with the catchy, hot-blooded attack of fellow Texans... More >>>