Masses of curly hair thrash about this Richmond metal band
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The show drew influences equally from avant-garde jazz, noise, and Brazilian folk.
The folk-rock group's red light, booming bass drums, and sinister under-lighting wouldn't have felt out of place at a metal show.
Early pioneers of Polish black metal and U.S. death metal get theatrical
As far as family bands go, this one has some unusual potential.
Sitting on stage in full glittery regalia, the band looked "ready for space travel at any moment."
Melodic Swedish death metal gets a new frontwoman.
This Dutch metal band has made a cover of Lana Del Rey's "Summertime Sadness" and an Xzibit collab staples of its live repertoire.
There's more indie-pop than before, here, but still plenty of weirdness.
Unfortunately, the D.C. incarnation of this year's Mad Decent Block Party will be remembered for a tragedy: One dead, 20 hospitalized, said the headlines last weekend after 20-year-old Tyler Fox Viscardi died of an apparent drug overdose.
As for as the music went, as Washington City Paper's Matt Ramos predicted, the main draw was Mad Decent label head Diplo himself, with fellow moombahton [...]