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with Ultra Q
COVID-19 Entry Requirements
Vaccination Proof/Test: Not Required
Barns Courtney – 9pm
Ultra Q – 8pm
Doors – 7pm
*Set times are approximate & subject to change without notice.
Barns Courtney at Delmar Hall on Friday, April 1, 2022 is rescheduled to Friday, October 28, 2022. Previously purchased tickets will be honored at the new date. Refunds available at point of purchase.
About Ultra Q
Not to add to the deluge of artistic clichés brought on by the Global Event Which Shall Not Be Named, but spending more or less a year in the house offers plenty of time for reflection, reevaluation, and revision. Though there was a lot to process already in those months, it was an opportune time to try and get your shit together, whatever that may mean for you. For Jakob Armstrong—in addition to many other things like the rest of us—part of it meant fine-tuning a collection of songs first recorded in late 2019. A prolonged process leading to five of the seven songs on Get Yourself a Friend retooled into their better-than-even final form.
Jakob Armstrong—youngest son of Green Day frontman Billie Joe—began playing guitar at seven years old and honed his craft privately until about sixteen, playing in bands in and around Oakland after meeting friends with like-minded tastes in music. Soon enough, with the memories of Ultraman action figures fighting in his mind, he and a group of friends he cultivated from those years playing around and pouring over records, formed Ultra Q (its name inspired by an Ultraman prequel series).
Fusing together the skyward lift of...