20 Jul '11, 2am
Our take on American bands ESTK and Mayday Parade's performance on Jul 6!
What happens when a post hardcore band and rock band play on the same stage? The Sweet Collision , is what, says Upsurge Productions , which brought together American bands Eyes Set To Kill (ESTK) and Mayday Parade for a rocking set at *SCAPE Warehouse that lasted 200 minutes on Jul 6. Photo by: Jean Goh With a queue stretching the entire length of the youth-based centre all the way to the entrance, it was overrun by adolescent rock chicks in band T-shirts and groovy hipsters, as well as headbangers with their headbands and cutoffs, before the doors were open to what was one of the most sought-after rock gigs this year. Signs were put up outside the auditorium proclaiming that anyone feeling unwell shouldn’t enter the mosh pit. DIY shirts declaring their love for either bands, could be spotted on many metalhead lasses. Local band The Summer State starts off the show. With ...