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Sleigh Bells, Doldrums

MATTHEW SINGER
9 pm., Friday October 11 | $22.50-$32.50.
Roseland Theater
8 NW 6th Ave.
 
[CLANG AND POP] Sleigh Bells should’ve run out of steam by now: Its rather ingenious wrecking-ball mix of overdriven, arena-quaking butt-metal guitars and gum-snapping girl-pop ’tude seemed design to collapse beneath the weight of its own concussive crunch long before the duo reached album No. 3. And yet, on the newly released Bitter Rivals, guitarist Derek Miller cranks his amp further into the red, while singer Alexis Krauss digs even deeper into her cheerleader-gone-bad persona. Apparently, the band won’t actually quit until it gets on a Jock Jams compilation. It’s getting there. 

Where: Roseland Theater
Phone: 224-2038
Address: 8 NW 6th Ave.
Website: www.doubletee.com/rose_schedule.shtml

 
 
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