Plenty of Brooklyn dance-pop bands propel themselves on tech-fritz effects, pensive yet oblique lyrics, and foot-thick bass lines, but Jessica 6 make the formula gorgeous. Their recent single, Fun Girl, is a solid antidote to the unstoppable tides of electroclash clamor; its a smart, lush floor track in the vein of Hercules & Love Affair. (In fact, vocalist Nomi Ruiz, keyboardist Morgan Wiley, and bassist Andrew Raposo met while members of opening acts on Hercs 2008 tour.) Yura Yura Teikoku and BYZAR have already stamped their approval; whats holding you? With Re:Redux and Navegante.
Fri., July 9, 10:30 p.m., 2010
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