'Darkside' @ First Avenue

'Darkside' @ First Avenue - Minneapolis

Darkside stopped by First Ave on Saturday night for what was a very exciting, yet sometimes boring (and I mean that in the nicest way possible) show. It was exactly what I thought it would be and more, but in the end, it was a 90 minute concert that could have easily been 60 minutes. Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrinton are amazing musicians. That was obvious. The music they make is beautiful, haunting, and soulful.  Harrinton manipulated his guitar to set the mood and Jaar added subtle layers of sound to bone shaking bass throughout the night.  When things were slow, they were really slow, which...