Built to Spill = Dorks
  • Built to Spill = Dorks

Boise is a lovely town, but no one famous has ever called it home. Here is a list of the city's three biggest residents: Bill Buckner, the fat guy from CSI, and Howard Hunter, the 14th President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. That is all. Well, except for Built to Spill, who absolutely own the Idaho capital. They are like bearded rock gods in that city, and when Doug Martsch passes on to the other side, Boise will surely give him the Stevie Ray Vaughan statue treatment. But don't worry, Martsch is gonna live forever (he hates helicopters).

In honor of full-length album number seven, There Is No Enemy, Built to Spill is playing two shows at the Wonder Ballroom this week—a family-friendly all-age show on Friday, and a totally dirty 21&Over performance on Saturday night—and we are giving away three pairs of tickets to both shows. To win, just post below and explain why you deserve to see Built to Spill for free.

The best six (!) comments will win their way into the show of their choice (please specify what show you want to see: All-ages, 21&Over, or either). Good luck.

LISTEN:

Built to Spill - "Life's A Dream"