Concert Review: Andrew Bird Gets Serious at the Electric Factory
A master at looping his many instruments — be they guitars, violins, or his singular whistling style — Bird really took flight with older works like “Imitosis” and “Plasticities,” creating a vivid pastiche of electronic and acoustic sonic delights. His crack band added further dimensions to these songs.
A startling display of psychedelic rock that runs the gamut from Grateful Dead jam band status to the eccentricities of modern alt rockers like Grizzly Bear, openers Boogarins, from Brazil, were stunning to watch, especially lead guitarist and vocalist Dinho Almeida.
Slideshow below. More photos by Chris Sikich at sikichphotography.com.