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Modest Mouse at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, by Ashley Chozas

Modest Mouse – St. Augustine Amphitheatre Review

has always seemed to have a love-hate relationship with Florida, yet he and the rest of continuously return to the beautiful state to captivate audiences from Jacksonville to Miami. This past Friday, July 17th, the band did just that, returning to the with an array of old and new tunes, keeping their audience at full attention. Fighting through the rain, an excited and wet crowd shuffled into the St. Augustine Amphitheatre to grab a few drinks and dry off before the first band began to play. Jacksonville’s own ! opened the show with an always upbeat, psychedelic love storm that …

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Modest Mouse at St. Augustine Amphitheater: A Humble Rodent Appears After Eight Years in Hiding

On tour supporting their latest album, Strangers to Ourselves, returns to the this month on Friday, July 17th. Following 2007’s We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank, and company have created their first studio album in eight years, satisfying diehard fans and new listeners alike. Reminiscent of their last album, the latest single, ‘Lampshades on Fire,’ finds itself in a maelstrom of harmonious hooks and melodies that collide with the screaming bends and hammers of guitar and the unmistakable howls of Brock’s voice. Other songs on the album such as ‘Coyotes’ also evoke a familiar sound, yet with softer …

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