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Descendents & The Get Up Kids played the Riviera Theatre (pics, setlist)

Descendents have been touring all year in continued support of last year’s great Hypercaffium Spazzinate, which was their first album in 12 years. We caught them in Brooklyn in August and again at Chicago’s Riviera Theatre on Saturday (10/7). They played a 38-song set with two encores, including tons of songs from the new album, this year’s non-album protest song “Who We Are,” and a bunch of classics like “Hope,” “Myage,” “Suburban Home,” “Bikeage,” “Everything Sux,” “Pervert,” “Clean Sheets,” and plenty of others. The Chicago show was an awesome double bill with ’90s-era emo-pop punk greats The Get Up Kids, who called it a “dream come true” to play with the Descendents.

Pictures of both bands are in the gallery above. Descendents’ setlist below.

Descendents at RIviera Theatre – 10/7/17 Setlist (via)
Everything Sux
Hope
Rotting Out
On Paper
Pervert
Clean Sheets
My Dad Sucks
Nothing With You
I Wanna Be a Bear
Full Circle
Van
Testosterone
Who We Are
Silly Girl
Myage
Victim of Me
Talking
Coffee Mug
Weinerschnitzel
No! All!
Get the Time
I Don’t Want to Grow Up
Shameless Halo
I Like Food
When I Get Old
Coolidge
Without Love
Suburban Home
Thank You
Descendents

Encore:
Feel This
I’m the One
Bikeage
Smile

Encore 2:
Sour Grapes
No Fat Burger
Spineless and Scarlet Red
Catalina

photos by James Richards IV

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