Tag: ReSET

  • Re:SET Day 3: Finishing strong with boygenius, Clairo and more

    Singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers snuck in the improvised line “Julien, your amplifier is on” as she sang the first verse of the acoustic “Ketchum, ID” in order to cleverly alert her fellow bandmate to stop the electric hum. After restarting the track, the buzzing continued. “That’s not me this time!” Julien Baker announced. This quip is…

  • Re:SET day 2: Another day of greatness with Lacy, Blake and more

    “It’s my friend’s birthday!” a concertgoer yelled during a quiet moment in Steve Lacy’s set at day two of Re:SET. “I don’t give a damn!” Steve Lacy replied. “Happy birthday, friend! No tea, no shade. I just don’t give a damn.” This charming moment of audience interaction is the perfect encapsulation of that night of…

  • Re:SET day 1: Off to a bang with LCD, Idles, Jamie xx and more

    On Friday, legendary dance-punk band LCD Soundsystem came to Stanford for the very first day of the inaugural concert series Re:SET alongside Big Freedia, Idles and Jamie xx. Leaving Frost Amphitheater clutching my press pass in one hand and a concert setlist in the other, I realized that day would go down as an especially…