Pin It
.
Favorites

SOUL | Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes 

There are not enough exclamation points to express my excitement about this Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes show. This Australian nine-piece group — four gals, five guys — is reminiscent of performers like Amy Winehouse, but has its own signature groove that incorporates elements of swing and R&B. Lead singer Clairy Browne is a knock out with smoking hot pipes while her Bangin' Rackettes party like it's 1969. I'm digging the classic soul tendencies: girl-group harmonies ("I'll Be Fine"), joyous noise ("Love Letter"), and melancholy heartbreak ("You Don't Owe Me Nothing"). Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes' current North American tour includes a stint at Outkast's Atlanta-based Stankonia Studios where the group is recording a full-length follow-up to its debut album, "Baby Caught The Bus." Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes will also make a free in-store appearance at Record Archive, 33 1/3 Rockwood Street, on Monday, August 18, at 6 p.m.

Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes performs Sunday, August 17, at California Brew Haus, 402 W. Ridge Road. 7 p.m. $15. Ticketfly.com; clairybrowne.com.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Latest in Choice Concerts

Readers also liked…

Browse Listings

Submit an event

This Week's Issue

Cover Story:
RIT's new digital media center brings the future to the classroom
MAGIC has existed for about five years already, but with the opening of the new center, students working in film, animation, game development, and other digital media studies got a serious upgrade in their classroom environment and amenities. read more ...

Tweets @RocCityNews

© 2018 City Newspaper.

Website powered by Foundation.