Josh Ritter @ Belly Up

Josh Ritter played a set at the Belly Up recently with openers Lake Street Dive.

37 photos
1/37
Anthony Tran
Josh Ritter
2/37
Anthony Tran
Josh Ritter performed at the Belly Up on March 18.
3/37
Anthony Tran
4/37
Anthony Tran
He was backed by frequent collaborators the Royal City Band.
5/37
Anthony Tran
6/37
Anthony Tran
Ritter is touring in support of his new album, The Beast in its Tracks.
7/37
Anthony Tran
8/37
Anthony Tran
Ritter is from Moscow, Idaho.
9/37
Anthony Tran
10/37
Anthony Tran
Fittingly, he opened his set with the song "Idaho."
11/37
Anthony Tran
12/37
Anthony Tran
Rachel Price from opening band Lake Street Dive provided backups on a couple of Ritter's songs.
13/37
Anthony Tran
14/37
Anthony Tran
Ritter's guitarist joined by two other members of Lake Street Dive.
15/37
Anthony Tran
16/37
Anthony Tran
In 2006, Paste magazine named Ritter one of the "100 Greatest Living Songwriters."
17/37
Anthony Tran
18/37
Anthony Tran
Ritter smiled and told anecdotes between songs.
19/37
Anthony Tran
20/37
Anthony Tran
He complimented San Diego on its abundance of juice.
21/37
Anthony Tran
22/37
Anthony Tran
The Beast in its Tracks is Ritter's seventh studio album.
23/37
Anthony Tran
24/37
Anthony Tran
Ritter and Co. taking a bow at the finish of their two-hour set.
25/37
Anthony Tran
26/37
Lake Street Dive opened for Josh Ritter.
27/37
28/37
Lead singer Rachel Price.
29/37
30/37
The band had a blues-y sound reminiscent of Alabama Shakes.
31/37
32/37
They also had some prevalent doo-wop elements.
33/37
34/37
Price repeatedly elicited cheers with her powerful voice.
35/37
36/37
Price leading the crowd in handclaps.
37/37
Contact Us