MAGICAL, BEAUTIFUL
past performances:
#32 03.16.09 Houston, TX @ the Mink Backroom
w/ Casiotone For The Painfully Alone
LINEUP: T Thurston - voice,Nord Electro,MPC100,Roland SH32,mixing board

#31 03.04.09 Chicago, IL @ the Empty Bottle
w/ Blk Jks; Reds & Blues
LINEUP: T Thurston - voice,piano,MPC1000,mixing board; Alance Ward - drums,melodica,effects; Charlie Vinz - baritone guitar,vox,effects; Nick Broste - Vox Jaguar,trombone,effects

#30 02.17.09 Chicago, IL @ Sonotheque
w/ Golden Birthday (Obey Your Brain Night #3)
LINEUP: T Thurston - voice,piano,MPC,effects,organ; Alance Ward - drums,melodica,effects; Charlie Vinz - baritone guitar,vox,effects; Nick Broste - Vox Jaguar,trombone,effects
::::::FALL 2008 tour dates below
::::::LINEUP: T. Thurston - voice,XP60,MPC1000,effects; Christopher Keener - Juno106,bass,melodica,vox,effects; Alance Ward - drums,melodica,effects
::::SONGS PLAYED Right Rock; Be Yr Man; Purest Place; Horsebreaker; Wings In The Sky; Bird In Hand (The Upsetters); Wild Waves
#29 11.01.08 Chicago, IL @ The Hideout
w/ Hearts Of Darknesses; Golden Birthday; Mayor Daley
(add Charlie Vinz on banjo/bass/bells & Nick Broste on sound/minimal trombone)

#28 10.20.08 Cleveland, OH @ The Matinee
w/ a whole bunch of acoustic dudes

#27 10.18.08 Brooklyn, NY @ Death By Audio
w/ Katie Stelmanis; Tirra Lirra; Catcall; Brando Skirts

#26 10.17.08 Philadelphia, PA @ Oh! No House!
w/ Tirra Lirra

#25 10.16.08 Baltimore, MD @ the Talking Head
w/ Starfucker; Jason Dove; Steve Hefter

#24 10.15.08 Baltimore, MD @ The Windupspace
w/ Bow-Legged Gorilla; Beans

#23 10.14.08 New York City, NY @ Cake Shop
w/ 999999999 (All Nines); Say No! To Architecture; Ron Wax

#22 10.13.08 Bloomington, IN @ Open House
w/ Rammagammaton
:::::END FALL 2008 TOUR
#21 09.16.08 Chicago, IL @ The Bottom Lounge
w/ The Donkeys; Tim Lowly
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice,guitar,efx,MPC1000; Nick Broste - organ,trombone,efx; Charlie Vinz - banjo,bass,violin,efx,vocals; Alance Ward - drums,harmonica; Christopher Keener - analog synth,melodica,vox,bass,radio,efx

#20 09.05.08 Chicago, IL @ Co-Prosperity Sphere
w/ Bobby Conn; Bird Names; Stagecoach (Mahjonng dudes)
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice,guitar,efx,MPC1000; Nick Broste - organ,trombone,efx; Charlie Vinz - banjo,bass,violin,efx,vocals; Alance Ward - drums,harmonica; Christopher Keener - analog synth,melodica,vox,bass,radio,efx

#19 07.26.08 Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle
w/ Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti; Chairlift
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice,guitar,efx,MPC1000; Nick Broste - organ,trombone,efx; Charlie Vinz - banjo,bass,violin,efx,vocals; Alance Ward - drums,harmonica; Christopher Keener - analog synth,melodica,vox,bass,radio,efx

#18 06.01.08 Chicago, IL @ Ronny's
w/ The Dead Science; Pillars & Tongues
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice,efx,melodica; Nick Broste - organ,efx; Charlie Vinz - banjo,bass,drums,violin,efx,vocals; Alance Ward - drums

#17 05.21.08 Chicago, IL @ Gallery Cabaret
w/ Box of Baby Birds; In the Arms of Annalee
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice; Nick Broste - organ; Charlie Vinz - drums,bass,banjo; Alance Ward - drums (on one song)

#16 04.20.08 Chicago, IL @ Viaduct Theater
w/ Tim Kinsella; Pillars & Tongues; Emmet Kelly/Frank Rosaly/Josh Abrams (part of Version Fest 8)
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice,melodica,effects; Charlie Vinz - bass,banjo,effects; Nick Broste - organ,trombone,effects; Alance Ward - drums,percussion

#15 03.29.08 Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle
w/ Black Moth Super Rainbow; Brilliant Pebbles
LINEUP: T. Thurston - voice,piano,MPC,guitar,effects; Charlie Vinz - bass,vioin,banjo; Christopher Keener - synth,voice; Dan Browning- drumset

#14 01.17.07 Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen
w/ Casiotone For The Painfully Alone
LINEUP: T. Thurston - voice,RolandXP60,guitar,MPC1000,effects; Charlie Vinz - drums,bass,melodica,violin,effects,voice; Nick Broste - organ,trombone

#13 10.14.07 Chicago, IL @ AV-Aerie
w/ Phosphorescent; Peter And The Wolf
LINEUP: T. Thurston - voice,keyboards,guitar,effects; Charlie Vinz - drums,melodica,vocals,bells,effects; Sara Coffin - drums; Nick Broste - organ/trombone; Gary James - guitar (on one song)

#12 08.18.07 Chicago, IL @ Abbey Pub
w/ All Smiles; Telephone Jim Jesus & Nymph
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice; Mike Elsener - drums,guitar,vocal; Jim Fairchild - acoustic guitar,percussion; Charlie Vinz! - banjo,bass,synth,percussion; Alance Ward - drums,harp,percussion; Gary James - bass,guitar,percussion

#11 07.19.07 Los Angeles, CA @ The Airliner
w/ The Holy Curtain & others
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice

#10 06.01.07 Chicago, IL @ The Lakeshore Theater
w/ Loney, Dear
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,guitar,voice; Rene Jermal - foot percussion; Matt Focht - drums; Colby Starck - drums; Gary James - drums/guitar

#09 05.02.07 Chicago, IL @ The Empty Bottle
w/ Casiotone For The Painfully Alone; Nick Krgovich (No Kids/P:ano)
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice; Mike Elsener - drums,guitar,vocals

#08 04.15.07 Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
w/ Matt Focht Band
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,guitar,voice; Mike Elsener - drums,guitar,vocals

#07 03.26.07 Chicago, IL @ Abbey Pub
w/ The Dead Science; Parenthetical Girls
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,guitar,voice

#06 02.25.07 Chicago, IL @ Ronny's
w/ Ad Astra Per Aspera; A Tundra
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,guitar,voice

#05 01.10.06 Chicago, IL @ Ronny's
w/ Casiotone For The Painfully Alone/Ill Ease
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,guitar,voice
SONGS: Young Tears / I Hear A New World / Lake MI / South Carolina / Be Your Man / Sister Song / Horsebreaker

#04 01.04.06 Lincoln, NE @ The Famous Basement Show
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,guitar,voice
SONGS: Young Tears / I Hear A New World / South Carolina / Lake MI / Silverado Cnyn / I'm On Fire (Springsteen) / (I Just Want To) Be Your Man / Horsebreaker / Purest Place / Sister Song / 20-min. piano improv

#03 08.25.06 Lincoln, NE @ The Baracks (backyard party)
w/ the Renfields
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice/The Chancellor - drums on 1 song
SONGS: Bowman / Sister Song / Horsebreaker / S. Carolina / (I Just Want To) Be Your Man

#02 08.12.06 Chicago, IL @ backyard of Whipple Compound (goodbye show to Megan Seeeley)
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice,percussion
SONGS: The Magic & The Beauty / I'm On Fire (Springsteen) / Horsebreaker / (I Just Want To) Be Your Man / S. Carolina / Lime In The Coconut (H. Nillson) / Peter Ilch The Music Lover

+08.02.06 Chicago, IL @ People Lounge. 2 hour show CANCELLED

#01 06.03.06 Chicago, IL @ Big Horse Lounge
LINEUP: T. Thurston - piano,voice/M. Elsener - drumset/Trout - drumset/Rene Jermal - tapdancing
SONGS: I'm On Fire (Bruce Springsteen) / Silverado / Coccoon (Bjork/T. Knapp) / Bowman / Magical, Beautiful At A Bar / Horsebreaker / (I Just Want To) Be Your Man / South Carolina
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