Photos: Charli XCX @ Showbox SoDo

British pop punk songstress Charli XCX co-headlined with Bleachers (fronted by Jack Antonoff) at Showbox SoDo during their Charli & Jack Do America tour. Charli started her set with “Sucker,” the title track from her recent album which included some entertaining hand gestures and choreography by her and her 3-member band. She wrapped it up […]

Videos: Walking Shapes, Dead Ship Sailing & Charli XCX

New York’s Walking Shapes just premiered their video for the brilliant song “Horse” in November. Also brilliant is this video, which includes kids who are part of the New Jersey-based Peanut Blooder & Jelly Studios, a company who makes horror movies. Walking Shapes — Dead Ship Sailing, the excellent Seattle duo made up of Graig […]

Show Preview & Interview: Charli XCX Releases Debut Album, True Romance & Plays Showbox SoDo 5/2

British musician Charli XCX, though steadily increasing her visibility over the last six years, may be an entirely new artist to American audiences. Born Charlotte Aitchison, Charli XCX is a 20-year-old singer and songwriter of lovely electronic dance songs which just scream to be deserved hits. With one EP behind her, debut album, the tremendous […]