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Osees is 'Real Live Certified' and is in the top 1% of all live performers. Based on 122 concert reviews, the critic consensus is that Osees is rated as an amazing live performer, with exceptional shows that are worth watching. Osees concert reviews describe live shows and performances as thrashing, raucous, ferocious, hypnotic, psychedelic, punchy, and chaotic.


L'Autre Canal, Nancy, France (June 1); Le Transbordeur, Villeurbanne, France (June 2); La Sirène, La Rochelle, France (June 4); Parc Saint Pierre, Amiens, France (June 6); Safaripark De Beekse Bergen, Hilvarenbeek, Netherlands (June 7); Melkweg, Amsterdam, Netherlands (June 9);Expolima, Ponte de Lima, Portugal (August 1); Val de Bagnes, Bagnes, Switzerland (August 3); Electric Ballroom, London, United Kingdom (August 15); Dingwalls, London, United Kingdom (August 16); The Shacklewell Arms, London, United Kingdom (August 18); The Bellwether, Los Angeles, CA, United States (August 30); The Chapel, San Francisco, CA, United States (August 31); The Chapel, San Francisco, CA, United States (September 1); The Chapel, San Francisco, CA, United States (September 2);

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Artist Info

San Francisco, California, United States (1997 - present) (1997 – present) (1997 Рpresent)
Oh Sees (formerly 'Thee Oh Sees') are a band from San Francisco, California, USA. The group began as an outlet for John Dwyer to release his instrumental, experimental home recordings, and over the course of several albums evolved into a full band.
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Thee Oh Sees

Critic Concert Reviews

Spectrum Culture (USA)

September 10, 2023
If there’s one thing you can rely on, it’s that Osees will be touring in the late summer and early fall. A nigh unstoppable force on the live circuit, Osees have played in Portland nearly every year since at least 2008 (and that’s only the earliest show I could find evidence of).

Riff Magazine (USA)

September 4, 2023
Osees go the distance at The Chapel

Bring The Noise (UK)

May 27, 2023
Wide Awake Festival 2023 - Osees Live In Concert In the UK

Scenestr (Australia)

February 8, 2023
On the hottest day of a sweltering week, the band formerly known as Thee Oh Sees gifted Brisbane a nuclear bomb.

The Aquarian Weekly (USA)

December 26, 2022
Osees at Brooklyn Made / December 16, 2022

The Cosmic Clash (USA)

October 30, 2022
night two of Levitation at Hotel Vegas: Osees and Warm Drag

Glide Magazine (USA)

September 17, 2022
Titouan Massé; Booking a two-night residency in Chicago at the same time Riot Fest is going on down the street might be considered a bold move for some punk bands. But when your band happens to be venerable psych-punk legends the Osees, such concerns really need not apply.

Past critic reviews published in

Louder Than War (UK), Backseat Mafia, The Skinny (UK), Bido Lito (UK), We All Want Someone To Shout For (USA) and more

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