WINDY CITY TIMES
||Band 'Kills' it in Riviera
Special to the online edition of Windy City Times
by Jerry Nunn, Windy City Times
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The band The KillsU.S. singer Alison Mosshart and British guitarist Jamie Hinceplayed before a packed audience at the Riviera Jan. 20.
The duo brought a mix of punk and rock that still sounded modern at the same time. Two drummers kept the sound unique and danceable in the background.
The band's fourth studio album, Blood Pressures, was released last year and the single "Future Starts Slow" was used for the hit show True Blood. One of its latest videos, "Baby Says," is centered around transgender life in Barcelona.
Live, the group harkens back to The Pixies and Siouxsie and the Banshees with its frenetic energy. Mosshart's hair went flying and Hince jammed on the guitar as they moved about the stage. After a quick break, they returned for an encore that included "The Last Goodbye."
For more on the band, visit www.thekills.tv .; for more Jam Production shows, visit jamusa.com . Photos by Jerry Nunn
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