‘Mister Saturday Night Presents Chairlift’


Buy any iPods lately? Thank Brooklyn hippies Chairlift, whose irresistible single “Bruises” might be the only love song to advise strawberries to ice a loved one’s wounds. Their debut Does You Inspire You shines with atmospheric pop confection, relying on weighted synths and whispered vocals, in a realm where the soundtracks to Fire Walk With Me and Pretty In Pink are one. Live, Chairlift’s mimbo guitarist, pint-sized drummer, and Stevie Nicks-type singer bring it all home to Santos Party House, unleashing their orchestral maneuvers in the dark. With DJs Maurice Fulton, Eamon Harkin, Justin Carter.

Sat., March 7, 10 p.m., 2009