Concert Reviews

Thee Oh Sees - Gothic Theatre - November 7, 2014

John Dwyer is a pioneer. He forged his way through the wilderness of the West so we could drive across it years later with ease. We may not think of him as we careen down I-70, but his footprints are there. We couldn't have done it without him.

That may be a bold title to bestow an aging punk with a see-through Gibson SG, but it's the truth. Without Dwyer, there would be no Ty Segall, no Wavves, no Mikal Cronin. Surf-punk would be entirely different or non-existent.

See also: My Friend Left His Last Ty Segall Show With a Bloody Head And Couldn't Wait to Go Back

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