Crystal Castles

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Fox Theater - Oakland
Music, Concert Hall
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Crystal Castles is an experimental electronic band that formed in 2003 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and consists of producer Ethan Kath and vocalist Alice Glass, and chose their after the lyrics "The fate of the world is safe in Crystal Castles" and "Crystal Castles, the source of all power" both from the theme song for She-Ra's fortress. Their debut album, Crystal Castles (l), was included in NME's "Top 50 Albums of the Decade." Besides being known for their melancholic lo-fi sound and their explosive live shows, Crystal Castles are also known for commissioned remixes for number of groups, including "Hunting For Witches" by Bloc Party, and "Atlantis To Interzone" by friends and label mates, Klaxons. Their second album Crystal Castles (ll) has reached #48 on UK Singles Chart, #8 on UK Dance Albums Chart, #24 on US Digital Albums, #6 on US Top Electronic Albums, and #3 on US Top Heatseekers.


  1. Fox Theater - Oakland
    1807 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA