Sure, CMJ 2006 is a mere speck on rock’n’roll’s rear-view mirror today, but that’s no reason to refuse a trip back in time with us. SPIN.com, Wired Set, +1, Coors Light, Barfly and others co-sponsored the NY2LON event at Williamsburg’s Northsix, featuring Silversun Pickups, the Phoenix Foundation, Illinois, Oh No Oh My, the Heights, and the Little Ones (read more).
While the bands rocked, Illinois frontman Chris “Arch” Archibald took our mic and roamed around the venue, snagging interviews with the bands and partygoers. Check out the video clips below for all the live performances and Arch’s hilarious segments.
Part One: Arch chats up the Heights, awestruck fans
Part Two: Arch & “Powder,” plus the Little Ones and Oh No Oh My
Part Three: The Phoenix Foundation, Silversun Pickups
Part Four: Arch and “Dave Grohl,” Illinois performs
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