Hudson Block Party

Saint Motel At The Hudson Block Party, Sunday May 20th 2012

By Alyson Camus | May 24, 2012

the same confidence in the vocals and some classic catchy melodies, but still, the new songs sounded a little different with more exotic twists than ever. It is a little difficult to talk about songs you have only heard once live, but there definitively were some Samba-like bouncing rhythms mixed with vocal harmonies

White Rabbits At The Hudson Block Party, Sunday May 20th 2012

By Alyson Camus | May 24, 2012

Their style was nervous and badass anxious from start to finish, beaten by restless beats produced by their two drummers Jamie Levinson and Matthew Clark, decorated by the elaborated, textured reverb-soaked guitars of Alex Even and Gregory Roberts and haunted by Patterson’s voice

LP at the Hudson Block Party, Sunday May 20th 2012

By Alyson Camus | May 23, 2012

Looking tiny in her skinny jeans and men vest, picking up her small ukulele on some songs, or just holding the mic and letting her power-house pipes being center stage. In this beer-party filled by more than a few drunk people, she was impossible to miss, all eyes were turned toward the stage,

Haim at Hudson Block Party, Sunday May 20th 2012

By Alyson Camus | May 23, 2012

Their bold attitude, shared-time on vocals, and catchy rocking tunes got the attention of the crowd right away. Wearing Metallica t-shirts, long floating hairs, ripped jeans shorts, and a long black dress for one of them, they were quite active and definitively knew how to occupy the stage, more pleasantly aggressive than trying to look cute, with explosive detours during their songs.