First off, Portland really loves Anberlin. They love them so much, that Anberlin did TWO shows back to back in one day the last time they were here (which was about 6 months ago), selling both shows out before doors even opened. This show was no different, as the Hawthorne Theater was packed to the brim as fans waited patiently for Anberlin to go on last. It's important to note that this tour is a co-headliner, which means both The Maine and Anberlin switch off ending the night. We just happened to be lucky in Portland, in my opinion.
From Indian Lakes went on first, but unfortunately I had a snag at the front door that needed to be taken care of, so I had to miss the band once again. What I CAN tell you is that if you have tickets to this show, you had better show up early...[read more]