Nashville quartet Chrome Pony are currently rounding up a European tour with Cage the Elephant, and last night the four-piece took new EP Past Lives to Amsterdam’s Melkweg. We spent the day with the band, and you can check out our photo report on their day in Amsterdam below.

Pre-show discussions between Tyler & Ricardo

Pre-show discussions between Tyler & Ricardo

Soundcheck

Soundcheck

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Jota focussing during soundcheck

Jota focussing during soundcheck

Post-soundcheck hangouts in the Chrome Pony dressing room

Post-soundcheck hangouts in the Chrome Pony dressing room

Drummer Kyle and Cage the Elephant's Jared trying to figure out a Dutch bottle opener

Drummer Kyle and Cage the Elephant’s Jared trying to figure out a Dutch bottle opener

Kyle ahead of showtime

Kyle ahead of showtime

Tyler, deep in thought during his vocal practice

Tyler, deep in thought during his vocal practice

20 minutes till showtime...

20 minutes till showtime…

The calm before the storm.

The calm before the storm.

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Tyler prepares for the show

Tyler prepares for the show

Final moments

Final moments

10 minutes to go until showtime

10 minutes to go until showtime

Kyle gets into his Hawaiian gear for the show

Kyle gets into his Hawaiian gear for the show

And they're off!

And they’re off!

Cage the Elephant's guitar technician hard at work

Cage the Elephant’s guitar technician hard at work

Chrome Pony performing in front of 700 people

Chrome Pony performing in front of 700 people

Cage's guitar technician even joined Chrome Pony onstage!

Cage’s guitar technician even joined Chrome Pony onstage!

Moments after Chrome Pony left the stage

Moments after Chrome Pony left the stage

Ricardo shows us a small cut on his hand.

Ricardo shows us a small cut on his hand.

Jota getting ready for load-out

Jota getting ready for load-out

A satisfied Tyler grins following a successful show

A satisfied Tyler grins following a successful show

Cage the Elephant ripping up Amsterdam

Cage the Elephant ripping up Amsterdam

 

Matt Shultz couldn't seem to get enough of the crowd

Matt Shultz couldn’t seem to get enough of the crowd

You can listen to more of Chrome Pony‘s music here. The band will tonight perform with Cage the Elephant in Berlin, before the tour comes to a close tomorrow. Chrome Pony look set to return to Europe in August.