Crystal Castles

Crystal Castles at the Gothic Theatre, 5-2-13 (photos)

If you listened closely to Crystal Castles at the Gothic Theatre on Thursday, you could almost hear Alice Glass' higher yelps rise above the synthesizers. But no one was bothering to listen closely to the Canadian electronic-goth duo, backed by a live drummer, because Glass' insanity on stage and the blinding light show were mesmerizing.

Live review: Crystal Castles @ the Ogden Theatre

[caption id="attachment_18979" align="alignnone" width="495" caption="The kids are all messed up: Crystal Castles played to an enthusiastically druggy audience at the Ogden on Monday night. Photo by Joe McCabe,"][/caption] A young and messy crowd buttressed themselves against the outside cage of the Ogden Theatre Monday night to cool their sweaty bodies and to pump nicotine into their systems before returning inside to join the packed crowd set to watch the Toronto-based electronic duo, Crystal Castles.

Crystal Castles @ Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom

[photopress:crystalcastles02.jpg,full,pp_image] A short but explosive set from Crystal Castles greeted the 16-and-up crowd at Cervantes on Monday. Photos by Sarah Cass. I’m not sure who was at fault in the debacle that was Monday night’s Crystal Castles show at Cervantes, but I was more than offended while leaving the venue just after midnight.

SXSW 2008: Matthew Fecher's journal

[photopress:askron.jpg,full,pp_image] Akron/Family, pictured above, were one of the many buzz bands at SXSW. The Denver Post asked various people throughout Colorado's music scene to write about their experiences at the South by Southwest music festival.