Christopher Owens, Echo Courts (Back Room) | Cat's Cradle | Clubs & Concerts | Indy Week
This is a past event.

Christopher Owens, Echo Courts (Back Room) 

When: Thu., June 18, 8 p.m. 2015
Price: $15
Chrissybaby Forever, the third solo record from former Girls frontman Christopher Owens, feels familiar. That’s both an asset and a liability. Chrissybaby’s fine but forgettable songs follow the same conventions as Girls and Owens’ first solo records, appropriating melodies and phrases from well-known ’60s and ’70s pop hits. “Heroine,” for instance, cribs from Buddy Holly’s “Everyday,” while “Another Loser Fuck Up” borrows from Big Star. It gives Chrissybaby an insouciance that should be appealing but mostly makes Owens seem simple. With each passing record, Owens is getting more redundant. —Patrick Wall
Enter your starting address (include city or postal code):

(directions will appear below map)

Nearby

Reviews/comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review

INDY Week publishes all kinds of comments, but we don't publish everything.

  • Comments that are not contributing to the conversation will be removed.
  • Comments that include ad hominem attacks will also be removed.
  • Please do not copy and paste the full text of a press release.

Roll over stars and click to rate.

Permitted HTML:
  • To create paragraphs in your comment, type <p> at the start of a paragraph and </p> at the end of each paragraph.
  • To create bold text, type <b>bolded text</b> (please note the closing tag, </b>).
  • To create italicized text, type <i>italicized text</i> (please note the closing tag, </i>).
  • Proper web addresses will automatically become links.

© 2018 Indy Week • 320 E. Chapel Hill St., Suite 200, Durham, NC 27701 • phone 919-286-1972 • fax 919-286-4274
RSS Feeds | Powered by Foundation