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The Pixies: Live in Minneapolis

By: Jon Dolan

The Pixies were the first band to gather the tribes: the art-school design majors and high school goths, the girl whorented Heathers 400 times and the smartest kids on thesoccer team. But their reunion show in Minneapolis’ 500-capacityFine Line Music Cafe wasn’t about graying rockers patting eachother on the back. Aside from a few flubbed notes on the opener,”Bone Machine,” the band’s 80-minute set was a note-for-note recapitulation of slept-on glories.

Check the June issue of SPIN, on stands May 25, for the full live review.

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