Concerts

Minus the Bear, Cursive, Girl in a Coma, Marquee Theatre, 11/8/12


Minus the Bear, Cursive, and Girl In a Coma, Cursive @ Marquee Theatre|11/8/12
The term "indie rock" is a convenient catchall, but last night at the Marquee Theatre, the term's definition was stretched to the limit.

Minus the Bear, Cursive, and Girl in a Coma utilize elements of a lot of genres: post-hardcore, math rock, emo, experimental, Joan Jett-style rock 'n' roll, pop punk, and even the dreaded "e-word." But rather than come across as a scattershot bill, the band's created a unified front. It was a feast of musical stylings.

See also: Cursive's Tim Kasher on I Am Gemini , Solo Project, and Touring With Minus The Bear See also: Minus the Bear's Cory Murchy, "It's Just 12 Years of Plugging Away and Learning" See also: Girl In a Coma's Jenn Alva On Working "Twice as Hard" as Other Bands

KEEP PHOENIX NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Taylor Moon
Contact: Taylor Moon