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Live review: Black Rebel Motorcyle Club @ the Gothic Theatre

The nearly sold-out crowd at the Gothic on Tuesday greeted sonic provocateurs Black Rebel Motorcycle Club with rapt attention. Photo by Jennifer Cohen.

The correct use of mere volume is amazing — it can make or break a band’s performance. Case in point: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, who, in their 12-year existence, have used volume as a separate instrument in itself. Tuesday night’s show at the Gothic was no exception — the place seemed to vibrate at times with the band’s intoxicating sound. The audience in the nearly sold-out house succumbed completely to its magic for over two hours, meandering in and out of a sort of hypnotic [...]