Hot Water Music / Thrice / Coheed and Cambria Rainbow, Montreal QC October 15, 2002
Published Jan 01, 2006Coheed and Cambria opened up the show and lived up to all the hype surrounding their debut album, The Second Stage Turbine Blade. With a hardcore Geddy Lee on vocals, Co&Ca not only break punk rock boundaries, but they set the standard for a new breed of emo-hardcore with their intricate guitar workings overlapped with striking vocals and infectious melodies. Thrice had an exceptionally warm welcome back to Montreal, captured the audience with their signature pop-hardcore sound. Always solid and always captivating, Thrice never fails to liven up a crowd. Headliner Hot Water Music rocked the venue, which was decorated more like a Bar Mitzvah party than a concert hall. Playing favourites from a variety of their many recordings, fans were extremely excited to hear the throaty singing and melodic guitar workings that are signature to HWM.