The Fine Line could barely contain the Polyphonic Spree

The Polyphonic Spree / Fine Line Music Café / July 10, 2007 Text by Sarah Askari | Photos by Daniel Corrigan

John Lennon's "Gimme Some Truth" is actually a pretty sour ditty, if you take a look at the lyrics—which you really got a chance to do at the Polyphonic Spree show. The stage was screened off by an enormous swath of crimson fabric, and the words to "Gimme Some Truth" were projected onto it as the song played in the background. "I've had enough of watching scenes/Of schizophrenic, ego-centric, paranoiac, prima-donnas," complained Lennon. Hey, the staff at the Fine Line probably feels the same way.

Read the rest of Sarah Askari's review, and check out Daniel Corrigan's photographs, in our gallery section!

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