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Care Bears On Fire @ The Cake Shop (5/15/2010)

Logo - Care Bears On Fire

Artist: Care Bears On Fire
Venue: The Cake Shop (New York, NY)
Opener: The Indecent, Kicking Daisies
Date: 5/15/2010
Label: Independent Artist

It is now 2010 and while I keep getting older, the bands around me seem to keep getting younger and younger. Of course I’m not reflecting upon this as some sage elder in his front porch rocking chair but I am finding that is it just amazing to witness time honored styles of music being performed so adeptly by the scenes younger generation. Today’s show would be a very early afternoon affair based on not only the bands performing but also to allow their real fans the chance to enjoy them without the fear of encroaching on their bedtime curfews. The show was being headlined by the Care Bears On Fire and would also feature sets by Kicking Daisies, The Indecent and Maple Street (whom I would miss entirely). The venue of choice for this gig would be The Cake Shop and while I had heard about shows taking place here and even seen the venue while exploring nearby a few months ago, I had never witnessed a show at the space and was looking forward to learning how it was done. Here is what transpired down below the city streets beneath the Cake Shop.
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