Voice Choices

Echo & the Bunnymen


The two remaining Bunnymen, frontman Ian McCulloch and guitarist Will Sergeant, are still peddling the wistful, yearning, rather unfulfilled sound that seemed to define ’80s alt-rock—not quite Heaven Up Here, but better than purgatory. Last year’s The Fountain was more stripped down than their classic releases, but in a weird way, it suited the frank, confessional style of the music better than the ocean of reverb that was their ’80s production.

Sat., May 1, 9 p.m.; Sun., May 2, 9 p.m., 2010

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