I’ve seen Dallas Green with Alexisonfire numerous times over the years, but this was the first time I saw him solo as City and Colour and it was a good, but obviously different experience. It was nice to finally see someone at the Burton Cummings Theatre who fits in with how the venue is laid out. All you’ll find is red plush seats, but those are perfect for taking in a show like this, which is a lot mellower than the shows I usually go to.
Dallas came on stage all dressed up with his band, sticking to the left side instead of moving to the front and centre where his bass player stood. I’m probably reading into it too much, but I thought it was interesting he was in the same place he stood with his former band. He kicked things off with “We Found Each Other in the Dark” and...[read more]