CSS with IO EchoFine Line Music Cafe, MinneapolisTuesday, June 25, 2013"Let's rule this place with lots of love and respect and hair!" Lovefoxxx exclaimed Tuesday night as she was brushing her Morticia Adams-like wig out of her face. She sure did rule the place. The lead singer of the Brazilian band ... More >>
Photos by Erik HessCSSOctober 17, 2011First Avenue, MinneapolisCome to a CSS show expect to move; come expecting to leave inhibitions behind and dance like you've never done so. The last time the Brazilian band was in Minneapolis, they opened for a sold-out Sleigh Bells show. This time the ... More >>
Photos by Erik HessCSS at First Avenue in May 2011Brazilian disco-punks CSS are a very charismatic band. They all have hip haircuts, cool tattoos and adorable Portuguese accents. Even if you didn't know who they were and you were sitting by them at a restaurant, you'd eavesdrop on their conversat ... More >>
Hearing about what a band is like is never as good as seeing them live. The rest of this review could be filled with what CSS sounds like, looks like, etc. (and, of course, some of this review will be)...and it won't do justice to what the live show was like. Brazil's CSS (Cansei de Ser Sexy--"go ... More >>
In anticipation of Girl Talk's show tonight at First Avenue, Gimme Noise cooks up its own amusing mash-up titles.
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