Three black guys and four white guys comprise the band, whose sound is a detailed mix between Afrobeat breakdown, funk delicacies, flattening punk rock and electro-synth reverberations. Everyone was dancing and sweating. Frontman Tunde Adebimpe danced like a fish out of water, while Kyp Malone (vocals, guitar, loops) killed it with a voice sometimes reaching frequencies of Al Green heights. The most crowd response came from songs like “Wolf Like Me” and “Staring at the Sun,” and the die-hards were dead on with every word.
Music: Live Show Reviews
TV on the Radio: April 16 @ Ventura Theatre
By Anna Webber
Article posted on 4/27/2009
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