{"message":"Document not found."} King Khan and the Shrines Wreck Dante’s | Truckerspeed

King Khan and the Shrines Wreck Dante’s

Sean’s been telling me sporadically about the King Khan and BBQ show for a while, view since he used some of their music in his feature length film “The Disgusting Little Shiver” – I just recently started listening to their music after our friend Jeff purchased a 2-vinyl album and left it in my collection. Listening to it did not prepare me. I was expecting a fuzzy, store garage-rock set, diagnosis not a sweaty, collective freakout.

Their current tour has King Khan and BBQ split up, performing with their own bands. The headliner of the night was undeniably King Khan and the Shrines, though BBQ (Mark Sultan) didn’t disappoint either.

King Khan and the Shrines

KK & The Shrines collectively is about 8 members (guitar, bass, drums, sax, trumpet, keys, a dancer and King Khan on vocals and guitar) and once they got onstage the tone changed quick. The crew of half a dozen dancing fans turned into a sweat-soaked semi-mosh of a dance party. Though the band was playing tight, a couple of them seemed on the verge of being sloppy drunk (like the keyboard player who kept putting his keyboard up on his shoulder like a bazooka, playing half melodically). It didn’t matter. The crowd was into it. About half way through the set BBQ came back out to perform a song, then disappeared again. King Khan left and re-emerged with a plastic MF Doom-style mask and a cape.

King Khan and the Shrines

They continued on crowd-pleasing, and soon an entire cake, with candles lit, was brought out. After a handful got smeared on King Khan’s chest, a crew of colorfully-dressed ladies proceeded to throw handfuls of cake at the crowd, some got threw back. By the time the show finally wrapped up I was just glad that I didn’t work at Dante’s because the stage and the floor was filthy with cake, sweat and glitter.

King Khan and the Shrines

Awesome show, if you get a chance see them in concert. They are playing a show in Eugene tonight, sponsored by my homies at the Oregon Voice and the University of Oregon’s Cultural Forum. See the rest of the pictures on Flickr.

2 responses to “King Khan and the Shrines Wreck Dante’s”

  1. AnthonyKt says:

    w2RlpignOKMENFHRZUb2Yb2Nx2Ms3On7Nu6Dp5Ze5Ww7K4V7W1D1F9B7Zy VhKlDzLxKfVzBiYrPrNvMpGbYpUls3Dh4Zw2Ga7Px3Jq3Wc4Bx4Zf1Ip4Bh6Nb6Xm5Pl8Ge7So6Ew7R 4N4T6P8V9E2N3W6V8Xoensozitxowc9f9h0r6x3c1b3s8MSBmtidgehcxmwcqmklapbj0E3B0M6K1F0W7X9S4J4X1S1T0S0C7O7Ua1o1l2t3v1i7r3f0c0k4luuhktzdwibsxdmmctnwgmjnzwudivcjhnzultDJKZUTciCqnqbkiuxsq
    http://www.flamebags.com/ – discount fendi bags
    http://www.tavends.com/ – Cheap Louis Vuitton Bags Wholesale
    http://www.sylviamayo.com/ – discount louis vuitton handbags
    http://www.renolock.com/ – wholesale gucci handbags
    discount gucci handbagshttp://www.flamebags.com/gucci-c-176/
    michael kors handbagshttp://www.tavends.com/michael-kors-c-302/
    prada outlet onlinehttp://www.sylviamayo.com/prada-c-194/
    Michael Kors uk outlet online storehttp://www.renolock.com/michael-kors-c-172/#.UzuKg5tkOjI
    replica louis vuitton handbagshttp://www.hogansllc.com/louis-vuitton-c-71/

  2. Buy Ativan says:

    fkloqusvdlfstqffe, Order klonopin online, pxJHXJj, [url=http://www.skipfaulkner.com/link.php]Buy klonopin online[/url], TfblzNP, http://www.skipfaulkner.com/link.php Clonazepam, dLpSmgW, Cialis, snAPLdz, [url=http://aylesfordplace.org/]Cialis[/url], LiRhZgE, http://aylesfordplace.org/ Cialis female, qxmomKF, Generic cialis, lPkmMYp, [url=http://sweetnessbakeshop.net/]Cialis dosage[/url], JApiqUR, http://sweetnessbakeshop.net/ Cialis prescription, JvodGbA, Generic cialis online, AijTZwc, [url=http://americancasinothemovie.com/]Levitra compared to cialis[/url], xyqAzSE, http://americancasinothemovie.com/ India generic cialis, xvPzPjo, Viagra prescription, uHLGYHY, [url=http://peopleofthebook.us/]Viagra[/url], RAoOJun, http://peopleofthebook.us/ Viagra, OzcLHyj, Generic Ativan, FTZsUPU, [url=http://www.highwattcrucifixers.com/pics.html]Ativan[/url], GxbEBWn, http://www.highwattcrucifixers.com/pics.html Generic Ativan, OOetSEM.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *