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MEISA and WERW team up to present Titus Andronicus
New Jersey indie-rockers Titus Andronicus will headline WERW and MEISA’s first collaborative concert. Supporting the band will be the New York City-based group Caveman and student act The Vanderbuilts. The show will be Thursday, March 29, in the Schine Underground, with doors opening at 7 p.m. and music starting at 7:30 p.m.
Since its formation in 2005, Titus Andronicus has released two studio albums, one of which was “The Monitor,” hailed by many as one of the best albums of 2010. It has played Pitchfork Music Festival, Lollapalooza and Coachella, among many others. The band is currently working on its third studio album and touring the United States.
Supporting Titus Andronicus is Caveman, a troupe out of New York City who just released its debut album, “CoCo Beware,” and also just signed to Fat Possum Records. It is currently touring the United States and getting ready for the wide release of its debut album. Local act The Vanderbuilts, who just released “Miguel’s Orchard,” will be opening the show.
Tickets for SU and SUNY-ESF students are on sale at the Schine Box Office for $4 with a valid university ID. Tickets for the general public are $5.
MEISA and WERW are partnering with University Union, which will be hosting Real Estate at the Schine Underground on Wednesday, March 28. If a student wishes to purchase tickets to both events, they can do so for a discounted price of $8; this pricing does not apply to the general public.