Who knew Zoe Kravitz was continuing the family business? Last night in NYC, Zoe Kravitz took the stage at the Highline Ballroom as the lead vocalist of her rock band Elevator Fight. They were the opening act for The Roots. A large show of hands say this wasn’t just banging on pots and pans, sprinkled with unintelligible screaming, they did a fantastic job. I haven’t heard any of their offerings in a full on Ultimate Ear session - not even sure if album/EP length material exists - but Zoe defines Elevator Fight’s sound as ‘concentrated liquid rage.’more..
Yesterday Diesel hosted a 24 hour party in 18 cities around the globe; the party sparked in Tokyo and blazed like a California brush fire in Beijing, Dubai, Athens, Amsterdam, Milan, Zurich, Munich, Paris, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Barcelona, Oslo, Helsinki, London and Sao Paulo. The grand finale aka the night cap was on Pier 3 in Brooklyn, NY. Dubbed the “Rock and Roll Circus” T.I., Pharrell, M.I.A., Hot Chip and Chaka Khan performed for 5000 ‘friends’ and ‘trendsetters.’ Altsounds can fill you in with additional info. Let’s Flickerazzi.more..