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    Default Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest (ATX) 2012

    just saw this on facebook.

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    I bet $5 it's about the taco cannon
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    yeah that plus the Replacements add.
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    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    taco cannon! The Replacements!!......dang
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    Quote Originally Posted by WhyTheLongFace View Post
    Still pretty serious about this.

    Jack White @ Bill .... 08/22/14
    FYF @ LA Sport Area 08/23 - 08/24/14
    Swans @ The Independent 08/08/14
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    I guess Sarah Silverman is the big announcement?
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    I do not see Sarah Sliverman who is very funny although I do see the TACO CANNON!!! and a HOT DOG EATING CONTEST!


    I want a full report who can fit more and how many weiners in their mouth TomAZ,Drinkey,Gribbz,and Nathan.


    edit: found the sarah sliverman add (source:https://twitter.com/funfunfunfest)
    Last edited by getbetter; 10-10-2013 at 07:09 AM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WhyTheLongFace View Post
    Still pretty serious about this.

    Jack White @ Bill .... 08/22/14
    FYF @ LA Sport Area 08/23 - 08/24/14
    Swans @ The Independent 08/08/14
    Decibel Festival @ Seattle 09/24 - 09/28/14
    War on Drugs @ Fillmore 10/05/14
    Death From Above 1979 @ The Independent 11/17/14


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    Zack, if you want a full report, you'll have to show up in person.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    Local Taco Cannon drama going on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
    Zack, if you want a full report, you'll have to show up in person.
    I like the line up and would really enjoy hanging out plus checking out all the local beer.Yet i have to get metric tools and some more right now instead of a flight to Austin.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WhyTheLongFace View Post
    Still pretty serious about this.

    Jack White @ Bill .... 08/22/14
    FYF @ LA Sport Area 08/23 - 08/24/14
    Swans @ The Independent 08/08/14
    Decibel Festival @ Seattle 09/24 - 09/28/14
    War on Drugs @ Fillmore 10/05/14
    Death From Above 1979 @ The Independent 11/17/14


    Last.fm





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    Quote Originally Posted by getbetter View Post
    Yet i have to get metric tools and some more right now
    I hate it when that happens.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    So, TomAz, what acts do you want to see?
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    Quote Originally Posted by WhyTheLongFace View Post
    Still pretty serious about this.

    Jack White @ Bill .... 08/22/14
    FYF @ LA Sport Area 08/23 - 08/24/14
    Swans @ The Independent 08/08/14
    Decibel Festival @ Seattle 09/24 - 09/28/14
    War on Drugs @ Fillmore 10/05/14
    Death From Above 1979 @ The Independent 11/17/14


    Last.fm





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    Musts: Television, Deerhunter, Chelsea Light Moving, Descendents

    Probables: The Walkmen, The Locust, Tenacious D, Slayer, Thee Oh Sees, Kurt Vile, King Kahn, Daniel Johnston. Flag, too I guess, so I can hear Keith Morris preach at me some more.

    Maybe: Snoop, MIA, MGMT, Cut Copy, Delorean, Sparks, Bill Callahan

    Curious: the Tontons, Mac Demarco, Frank Smith. Much more research to do though.


    Did I mention I wish we had the schedule?

    edit: I am very open to suggestions.
    Last edited by TomAz; 10-11-2013 at 07:03 AM.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    I would recommend : True Window,Quicksand,Cloud Nothing,The Julien Ruin,Craig Robinson,Melt Bananna,The Men.

    Cara has been trying to see XXXYYXX.


    FLAG at FYF was one of my favorite sets I have seen this year.If your not a HUGE fan of Sparks you may not be as into it as I was.Cut Copy has been great everytime I have seen them but I would be a little suprise if you liked it.Sorry again about talking you to see Glasser that one Coachella.Deltron 3030 was great when I saw them eariler this year yet i am a huge fan of their material. I think I like what I have heard from Cayucas.Also Sarah Sliverman is really funny she has great joke that you could relate to Amyz and her daughter's shower problem.
    Last edited by getbetter; 10-11-2013 at 07:45 AM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WhyTheLongFace View Post
    Still pretty serious about this.

    Jack White @ Bill .... 08/22/14
    FYF @ LA Sport Area 08/23 - 08/24/14
    Swans @ The Independent 08/08/14
    Decibel Festival @ Seattle 09/24 - 09/28/14
    War on Drugs @ Fillmore 10/05/14
    Death From Above 1979 @ The Independent 11/17/14


    Last.fm





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    oh shit i forgot about Cloud Nothings. Damn how did I overlook that? They're on my Must list. I love them. Fuck I just got excited for this all over again.

    I saw Sparks for about 10 minutes at Coachella and wasn't feeling it at all. But they deserve another chance barring any conflicts.

    thanks for the recommendations. Gives me a place to pursue further research.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    Hey Tom, just to so know, the Flag set I saw at FYF was way different than seeing OFF! Keith kept his trap shut and it was a fucking blistering 40 minute set with 22 songs. it was pretty incredible, actually. i'll definitely see them again if there's no major conflicts.

    Also, we definitely need to meet up and have some brews.

    Do you check out the Nites shows too, or do you head back to the hotel after the show usually?
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    I didn't go to Nites last year, a day and evening outside listening to music is enough for me usually. The hotel i'm at is walking distance too so i don't have to mess with a car.

    Definitely brews. definitely.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    Looks like Delorean dropped out. Can't say I blame them for wanting to take a break right now.
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    I never got an email about, but I just got my wristbands.
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    So, I ordered USP, and, I got a "digital ticket" where I guess I pick up my wristband etc at the venue? Does this jibe with anyone else's understanding?
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
    So, I ordered USP, and, I got a "digital ticket" where I guess I pick up my wristband etc at the venue? Does this jibe with anyone else's understanding?
    Yep. I emailed them though requesting to switch from will call to mail delivery (not sure how long the will call line usually is for this).
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    did you get yours through Queue Ticketing?
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    Do they do will call on Thursday? I was originally concerned about the process of wristband exchange that day for Nites, but since they just shipped wristbands directly that's no longer a concern for me. These are pretty lame paper wristbands to wear for 4 nights though.
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    No Age replaces Death Grips (who've canceled their Fall tour). I'm fine with this. Death Grips are great live, but their bullshit has grown tiresome.
    Quote Originally Posted by nathanfairchild View Post
    Has Pitchfork revealed it's top 200 covers by Arcade Fire yet?

    Jamie xx - 8/27 - The Mohawk
    Little Dragon - 8/31 - Moody Theater
    Ty Segall - 9/5 - The Mohawk
    Seth Troxler - 9/5 - Vulcan Gas Company
    Black Lips/King Khan & BBQ Show - 9/12 - J. Lorraine Ghost Town
    DJ Shadow/Cut Chemist - 9/18 - Moody Theater

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    That's too bad. Oh well, one less conflict.
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    October 10 - Bonobo
    October 20 - Mastodon
    October 23 - 26 - Housecore Horror Festival
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    November 7-9 - Fun Fun Fun Fest
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    oh man. No Age is an upgrade over Death Grips. fuck yes.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    WTF. Fucking Death Grips. Now I'm really glad I was able to see them at FYF. I was hoping to see them again. But I had to miss No Age there, so hopefully I can this time.
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    Death Grips are bullshit. They can do great stuff, but they're so far up their own asses I couldn't care less.

    Tom, you should definitely see Bill Callahan. He has a real easy energy on stage and is such an able and confident performer. I've only seen him solo, so I can imagine that a set with a band will just be more focused and entertaining. You can't go wrong with any of your musts: Deerhunter is the most consistent live show I've seen, Cloud Nothings is so impressive in terms of how they play as a unit and Descendents pull off everything you could ever ask if you're a fan of their music. I really wish I could make this fest just so I could see Slayer and The Locust with you. That sounds like the ultimate good time.
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    Oh, and see Flag. It's a total nostalgia trip, they rip through the set, every song is excellent and Keith doesn't even have control of the mic for some of the best stuff (Dez takes control.) They were a great time and I had a sinus infection for a week after their set due to all the kids moshing. The only bummer is no songs after My War, when they put out two fantastic records that Bill Stevenson played on.

    The Men put out my favorite non-metal album of the year. You'll love it. New Moon, check it out. They're so damn good.
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    I keep forgetting Cloud Nothings are playing. So many great low billed bands.
    Quote Originally Posted by nathanfairchild View Post
    Has Pitchfork revealed it's top 200 covers by Arcade Fire yet?

    Jamie xx - 8/27 - The Mohawk
    Little Dragon - 8/31 - Moody Theater
    Ty Segall - 9/5 - The Mohawk
    Seth Troxler - 9/5 - Vulcan Gas Company
    Black Lips/King Khan & BBQ Show - 9/12 - J. Lorraine Ghost Town
    DJ Shadow/Cut Chemist - 9/18 - Moody Theater

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmack86 View Post
    I really wish I could make this fest just so I could see Slayer and The Locust with you. That sounds like the ultimate good time.
    THE ONLY THING STOPPING YOU IS YOU. JUST SAYIN.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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