Taking Back Sunday


These Long Island emo veterans have weathered a number of lineup changes in recent years, and in response their sound has shifted around a bit. This year’s self-titled disc—the first with John Nolan and Shaun Cooper since their’s 2002 debut—works a grown-up radio-rock vibe, with one song that comes remarkably close to quoting “Rosanna” by Toto.

Tue., Dec. 27, 8 p.m., 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 21, 2011

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