Lines In The Sky w/ Optic Oppression & Protopilot

Purchase Tickets

Lines In The Sky w/ Optic Oppression & Protopilot
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 8:00 PM
Buffalo Iron Works, Buffalo, NY
  • 18 & over
Save $1.00 on your order by sharing this event with your friends at checkout!
Admission Type Price Quantity
Online sales have ended. Tickets will be available at the door.
Show Details
  • Ticket Price: $10.00 - $12.00
  • Door Time: 7:00 PM
  • Restrictions: 18 & over
Performing Artists (Click on Artist for Reviews and Previews)
Share with your friends:
Lines In The Sky: English composer Frederick Delius famously remarked that “music is an outburst of the soul,” and if there’s one emerging band that exudes this sentiment, it’s Nashville-based trio Lines In The Sky. Formed several years ago by brothers Jesse andBowman Brock (vocals/guitar and percussion, respectively) and currently completed by bassist Ben McAnellyLines In The Sky’s prior two LPs—2014’s Hilasterion and 2016’s Parallel Travel (both of which were mixed by Grammy-winner Tim Palmer)—demonstrated an exceptional blend of progressive rock technicality, alternative rock attitude, pop/rock magnetism, and ambient introspection. As such, their masterful merging of heartfelt harmonies, tight yet adventurous instrumentation, and poignant lyricism pinpointed an act whose ambition and focus matched their vigorous songwriting and arrangement skills. 

Looking back now, however, those albums also serve as the satiating appetizers for the main course that is Beacon, the group’s strongest record yet. By maintaining everything that makes their formula work while simultaneously emphasizing a stronger sense of cohesion, focus, and dynamic equity (between chaotic and calm movements), Lines In The Sky has created something truly superlative. Like the works of stylistic siblings Coheed and Cambria, Closure in Moscow, Circa Survive, and The Mars VoltaBeacon combines flamboyant frenzy with invigoratin