Photos: SBTRKT at The Bluebird Theater, with Mikey Thunder and Peter Black, 11/5/11
SBTRKT at THE BLUEBIRD THEATER, 11/5/11
Britt Chester SBTRKT at the Bluebird on Saturday night
This past Saturday night at the Bluebird Theater, U.K.-based, vowel-abstaining electronic artist SBTRKT (aka Aaron Jerome) set it off with the help of Mikey Thunder and Peter Black. Offering up a set of music that featured live drums and vocals and donning a ceremonial mask, SBTRKT thrilled the capacity crowd with standout cuts like "Hold On," which centered on the soulful vocals of Sampha. Britt Chester was on hand for the show and brought back these photos.
Photo by Britt Chester Photo by Britt Chester Photo by Britt Chester Photo by Britt Chester Mikey Thunder dropped one of the smoothest Outkast remixes in recent memory with "Spottieotiedopalicious," which was better than good, on par with the original. Photo by Britt Chester Peter Black kept the floor steadily packed as more and more people filed into the venue early in the evening. Photo by Britt Chester Grassroots California was on hand with dope hats and hoods for sale. This movement is everywhere in this scene, constantly offering up new designs and styles of hats, T-shirts, and other gear.
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