Thor Harris

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    September 24, 2012

    Swans at Fine Line, 9/21/12

    Swans with Xiu Xiu Fine Line Music Cafe, Minneapolis September 21, 2012 Michael Gira and his decidedly mercurial band of Swans rolled through the Fine Line on Friday night intent on testing out the limits of the sound system at the rather intimate club as well as the patience of the fans who gather ... More >>

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    May 16, 2012
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    May 9, 2012
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    February 20, 2012

    Sharon Van Etten & Shearwater at Cedar Cultural Center, 2/18/12

    ​Sharon Van Etten and ShearwaterThe Cedar Cultural Center, MinneapolisSaturday, February 18, 2012View a slideshow from the concert here.It's a rare and wonderful thing to have a double-bill featuring artists who have both recently released superlative new albums. And that is just what the sold-o ... More >>

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    September 21, 2011

    Swans at First Avenue, 09/20/11

    Photos by Kathy Easthagen​SwansSeptember 20, 2011First AvenueNew York No Wave luminaries Swans provided an ominous soundtrack to either the end of the world or the beginning of a new one at First Avenue on Tuesday night. Their thunderous, two hour-twenty minute set both rewarded and punished th ... More >>

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    April 7, 2010

    Shearwater set sail at the 400 Bar

    It was a gorgeous, though sparsely attended, 75-minute show that leaned heavily on Shearwater's glorious new album The Golden Archipelago, which exhibited not only the considerable talents of frontman Jonathan Meiburg, but also his gifted band, which was augmented throughout the night by members of ... More >>

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    June 25, 2008