Live in Concert

NPR icon Gang Gang Dance In Concert

by John Schaefer, Host Of WNYC's Soundcheck
The experimental dance group featured keening, alien vocal lines soaring over choppy keyboards, rhythmic samples and glitches and two live drummer/percussionists.

NPR icon Hot Chip In Concert

by John Schaefer, Host of WNYC's Soundcheck
The British quintet rocked an outdoor crowd at Celebrate Brooklyn, reminding us that some bands still make dance music the old school way: with instruments played in real time by multiple human beings.

NPR icon Ana Tijoux In Concert

by Jasmine Garsd
When the Chilean rapper hit the stage as part of the 2012 Latin Alternative Music Conference showcase at Celebrate Brooklyn, her supporters were ecstatic, and newcomers to her music appeared thunderstruck. A lyrical machine gun, Tijoux delivers verses rapidly and never misses her target.