120 Minutes presents

Chelsea Wolfe

When
Wed Sep 12, 2012
Where
Rickshaw Stop
Time
8pm - 11:30pm
Cost
$12
Tags
Clubs, Music
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Description

120 MINUTES presents:
CHELSEA WOLFE
w/ CRYPTS
and a special drag performance from DIA DEAR
plus AUDIO/VIDEO set from S4NtA_MU3rTE (120 Minutes/Future Perfect)

8 pm
$12
Get tickets: http://ticketf.ly/NovnOY

CHELSEA WOLFE
California native Chelsea Wolfe has always embodied both light and dark. Yet though her music is a raw strain of electric folk tinted by black metal and deep blues, it never wallows in despair. Instead, it wraps itself like a thick blanket around the human experience, encouraging uplift, seeking triumph. Her voice is a haunting call, warm and lingering, and her lyrics acknowledge lifes obscure and melancholy moments in service to the unlikely truths and beauty they so often reveal. Her music exudes strength in the midst of adversity. It makes sense then that her influences run from Nick Cave and Selda Bagcan, to director Ingmar Bergman, with nods to the dramatic flair of Antony Hegarty, and even more so that she hails from the wilder, woodsy part of her state. Her name exploded in the art world after NYC pop artist Richard Phillips used her song Moses in an art-film starring Sasha Grey which premiered at the 2011 Venice Biennale. She recorded an exclusive i-N Session with i-D Magazine and was given New Band of the Day by The Guardian and Band Crush by NYLON Magazine. Her aesthetic has naturally been connected to fashion and she has been photographed wearing designers such as Alexander McQueen, Iris van Herpen, and Mordekai. Chelsea Wolfe is already hard at work on a third album, fittingly self-titled considering her newfound poise, due out in 2012.
https://www.facebook.com/cchelseawwolfe

CRYPTS
"The band is fronted by the forever unhinged ex-frontman of These Arms Are Snakes, Steve Snere, and the music is psycho deranged experimental electronic goth that will destroy your brain matter." --cvltnation.com
https://www.facebook.com/Cryptsss

S4NtA_MU3rTE
http://awewwe.blogspot.com/

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Location

  1. Rickshaw Stop
    155 Fell St, San Francisco, CA