Savages are an all-female English foursome who approach post-punk with a ferocious feminism that rivals the wildness of the riot grrrl movement. Fairly new on the scene, they only formed at the end of 2011 but have already won plenty of accolades from both fans and press. Expect ceaseless roiling guitar and scream-sung lyrics with deeply political and poetic intent.

Wed., Oct. 16, 7 p.m., 2013

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 4, 2013

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