Against Me! returned to St. Louis on Thursday, September 19, 2013 with Off With Their Heads and Hop Along for a sweaty show at the Firebird. The Florida band's latest EP is titled True Trans -- a reference to singer Laura Jane Grace's recent coming-out as a woman.
Last night's crowd sang along with all three bands on the bill, and Off With Their Heads dealt with a smoking amplifier during its set. For those wondering, the singing voice of Against Me! singer Laura Jane Grace (born Thomas James Gabel) hasn't changed a bit since her newly assumed gender, reports photographer Jason Stoff. (Over here, you can see the full Against Me! St. Louis photo gallery, too.)
See photos of Hop Along and shots of a gloriously sweaty mosh pit on the next page -- plus, merch!
See also: Laura Jane Grace, Against Me!, and the Punk Rock Politics of Gender Identity Show Review: Dropkick Murphys, Against Me!, Off With Their Heads at the Pageant, Saturday, March 5, 2011 Review + Setlists: Against Me! and Silversun Pickups Prevail Over Storms at Soldiers Memorial Plaza, Saturday, July 24, 2010