Meghan Herring Downtown Boys played Trunk Space last night.
If there is one thing that can never be taken away from the decade-old downtown Phoenix DIY venue The Trunk Space it is the bookers' uncanny ability to put together a lineup that will leave the audience scratching its head. Such was definitely the case last night when the Rhode Island-based Downtown Boys rolled through with their heavily political and pseudo radical left wing punk tunes, and had comedy polka punk duo Drunk & Horny open for them.
Even veteran performer Ryan Avery of D & H had to admit that after looking into the Downtown Boys when they were booked for the show he didn't quite understand why the venue had turned to him and Andrew Jemsek to do it. The only thing that could have possibly been farther away from the Downtown Boys "radical" message could have been Avery and Jemsek's other project, the habitually outrageous Father's Day.More »