Godspeed You! Black Emperor comes to Portland!
Written by Rachelle on February 22, 2011
Friday night Canadian forward thinking Post-Rock heroes Godspeed You! Black Emperor performed at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom.
This show was one few select dates they played on their reunion tour. You could very intensely feel the anxiety and anticipation for their set. The show was complemented with their heavy conceptual focus, with 4 old reel tape cameras projecting images onto a screen behind the musicians.
See for yourself!
Here’s a video of their first reunited performance in almost 10 years back in December at their ATP Created Festival in England: