I can’t say exactly what attracted me to this gig. Not knowing a lot about either band when I bought the tickets, I suppose it was just curious. My acquaintance with HEALTH extended to a rather confronting Youtube video a friend showed me of a band building a song live with percussive bursts of pedal-controlled distorted noise and drony vocals.
Adam Monkhouse of Adelaide blog Save 2! 4! recently chatted with John Famiglietti of Health for us at the AU review - ahead of their upcoming Australia tour - and discovers why it's a bad idea to get drunk at Magic Mountain in LA.