Jason Pierce

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2013

    Spiritualized at Bluebird Theater, 4/4/13

    SPIRITUALIZED @ BLUEBIRD THEATER | 4/4/13 With little more than the lights dimming to indicate the band was about to take stage, Spiritualized walked on stage and went right into "Here It Comes (The Road, Let's Go)," which began an evening of music with no breaks or banter to break the vibe of the ... More >>

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    April 4, 2013


    Thursday, April 4, Bluebird Theater, 888-929-7849.

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    April 1, 2013

    The ten best concerts of the week

    BOB SEGER @ PEPSI CENTER | TUES, 4/2/13 While Bob Seger might be immortalized by his long-running Chevy ads that featuring "Like a Rock" and the scene in Risky Business where Tom Cruise sings along to "Old Time Rock and Roll," there's a lot more to the guy than that. He's carved out a spot in the ro ... More >>

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    June 25, 2012

    #WMS 2012 recap: Bar Standard

    Every year, for the Westword Music Showcase, we enlist our army of Backbeat wordsmiths to host various stages, and in addition to their emcee obligations, we ask them to pull double duty (or triple-duty in some cases) and also write up the acts that appear on their individual stages. Tom Murphy host ... More >>

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    September 18, 2008
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    November 6, 2003


    Amazing Grace (Sanctuary)

  • News

    January 2, 2003

    Your Quarter Life Crisis!

    Lots of drugs, not much sex, and a general fear and loathing mark these tales of twenty-something angst.

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    December 27, 2001


    Backbeat writers revisit their favorite albums of the year.

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    November 1, 2001

    Space Oddity

    As the guiding force behind Spiritualized, Jason Pierce fakes his way to brilliance.

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    October 25, 1995
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    May 24, 1995