Gig of the Week

Gig of the Week: Gaslight Anthem play sharp set to reverent crowd

Despite hitting a few slumps, Brian Fallon and co keep the crowd in tune over 21-song set that touches on all six albums

Brian Fallon of The Gaslight Anthem Picture: Getty

If a touring act were to drop a Bruce Springsteen cover into their set while in New Jersey, you might expect unbridled enthusiasm to break out. Not so in Dublin. When The Gaslight Anthem rip through a rather fine version of Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses, from our very own equivalent stadium act, Brian Fallon might be forgiven for wondering why the response is so muted. The sold-out audience are clearly not in awe ...