Even at the going rate of 1000 words, accurately depicting the the audiological experience of a headlining band delivers is no easy feat. That may be part of the reason why epic concert posters like these—ones that really illustrate what your ears are in for—often become collectors items at show's end.
LCD Soundsystem playing the House of Blues, Cleveland Artist: Little Jacket Radiohead playing the Greek Theater, Los Angeles Artist: Emek
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Caribou playing the Record Bar, Kansas City Artist: Never Sleeping Design The Von Bondies playing the SoKal Underground Artist: Mike Weihs Bright Eyes playing the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, Santa Cruz Artist: Option-G Foo Fighters and Weezer playing the Long Beach Arena, Long Beach Artist: Option-G Peter Bjorn playing the Henry Fonda Theater, Los Angeles Artist: Option-G Belle and Sebastian Artist: Strawberry Luna Ra Ra Riot at Diesel Artist: Strawberry Luna Arctic Monkeys playing the Electric Factory, Philadelphia Artist: Strawberry Luna Scissor Sisters playing the Electric Factory, Philadelphia Artist: Strawberry Luna Phish at Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Denver Artist: Stout Menomena Music Festival at Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland Artist: Stout The Melvins playing the Loft at Center Stage, Atlanta Artist: Methane Studios Primus playing the Fillmore, Silver Spring Artist: Methane Studios Thievery Corporation playing the Red Rocks Amphitheater, Morrison Artist: Dan Stiles REM playing the Arena Civica, Milan Artist: The Head Of The State Explosions in the Sky playing the Rymann Auditorium, Nashville Artist: DKNG Ben Folds Five playing the 02 Academy, Birmingham UK Artist: Jason Munn Gotye playing the Bill Graham Civic, San Francisco Artist: Jason Munn La Roux playing the Lincoln Mall, Chicago Artist: Spike Press Bob Dylan playing the Starlight Theater, Kansas City Artist: A. Micah Smith Cut Copy playing the Granada, Dallas Artist: Decabet Led Zeppelin Commemorative Celebration Day Artist: Shepherd Fairey Dave Matthews Band playing the Air Canada Centre, Toronto