English band, The Cult, have been going strong for more than 30 years, nine albums, plenty of timeless singles — including “She Sells Sanctuary” and “Fire Woman” — and numerous dramas. Although there have also been a few changes over those years (and a vow made to never record another studio album) the current line up is once again made up of the core partnership of charismatic frontman Ian Astbury and guitarist Billy Duffy, who are working on a follow up to 2012’s well-received Choice of Weapon. Three decades have not subdued them, though, or their electrifying, and often unpredictable, shows.
Tue., Aug. 12, 8 p.m., 2014
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 6, 2014