BACK WITH A BOOM, NOT A WHIM­PER

The mem­bers of Boom Crash Opera have been mak­ing mu­sic to­gether for three decades, but the beloved quin­tet show no signs of slow­ing down

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other things that have changed since the band toured in its prime.

“The tour­ing scene has changed a lot since the mid-’90s. On tour now, you only play on week­ends. Be­fore then, rock bands played six nights a week,” he says.

“It was a solid scene in some re­gards. You see old farts on the road now and they say, ‘This isn’t as good as our day’. But bands are much bet­ter now. There’s an alive scene of mu­sic nuts.” Boom Crash Opera play Lon­es­tar Tav­ern, Mermaid Wa­ters, to­mor­row night.

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