The Naked and Famous


The goofy name and Gossip Girl associations seem to have prevented this New Zealand synth-rock outfit from being taken seriously by American indie types. But onstage the Naked and Famous come as close as anyone in reproducing the sexy-aggro rush of late-period Nine Inch Nails; they’re pretty, but they’re also kind of reckless, too.

Wed., April 4, 8 p.m., 2012

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on April 4, 2012

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