Tuesday night my dear friend Katrina took me to see the Punch Brothers (lead by Chris Thile, formerly of Nickel Creek) for my birthday. All I can say is, if you enjoy watching people who are creative and incredibly gifted, you should go see them. And that watching Chris Thile play the mandolin both inspires and simultaneously incredibly discouraging
Here’s them playing ‘New York City’ live.
And here’s their cover of Radiohead’s Kid A (even if you don’t like Radiohead, it’s pretty impressive).