The Moonshot Coup proudly presents: an all ages show with The Messthetics, Bryan McPherson, and Pink Awful.
The last time drummer Brendan Canty and bassist Joe Lally were in a band together, they were the rhythmic architects for Fugazi, an organization whose decade and a half of disciplined progressivism provided a necessary bridge between the zenith of late-punk expression and everything alternative in rock that followed.
In 2016, the two were enlisted by guitarist Anthony Pirog in a conspiracy to subvert and reimagine the power trio, bringing fully into the 21st Century a form that may have reached near perfection with Hendrix’s Band of Gypsys on the very first day of the 1970s.
With a self-titled recording recently released on Discord, the Messthetics will widen the reach of decisive instrumental music that so far, they have only shared with a privileged handful of East Coast and southern audiences.
Across its eight original compositions and one cover,
Born and raised on the streets of Boston, Bryan can now be
Pink Awful was born out of a shared desire to create art and share the joy in music. The Reno band began in 2015 with Ashley writing lyrics and making sense of Mike’s homemade demos. The five-piece blends rock guitars, atmospheric soundscapes, dissonance,
In the last year, Pink Awful has been nominated for the Reno/Tahoe Forte awards, played for The Offbeat festival, and Reno’s inaugural
The band released their first full-length album “Potboiler” in 2018.
This is an all ages show! Tickets are $12 in advance. Online tickets on sale at Eventbrite February 1st. Tickets are available at Recycled Records and Jub Jubs.
Date: April 24, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm (this show will start promptly at 7:30)
Location: Jub Jub’s Thirst Parlor, 71 South Wells Ave.
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