A product of indie incest, the Babies prove that when you add two lo-fi Brooklyn bands together, you don’t just get another Brooklyn lo-fi band. In 2010, retro-pop band Vivian Girls’ frontwoman Cassie Ramone started collaborating with Kevin Morby from Neil-Young-meets-psychadelia band Woods to produce a sound that somehow combines no wave and campfire folk. Surprisingly the result isn’t as schizophrenic as you’d think, but rather a healthy dose of earnestness and fuzzy guitars.
Wed., July 25, 8 p.m., 2012
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on July 18, 2012