Concerts

Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Marquee Theatre, Tempe - 8/21/2013

Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Marquee Theatre, Tempe
August 21, 2013 (View the full slideshow in a new window.)

It was a flurry of colored strobes, shimmers, and sparkles as Karen O. and her boys Nick Zinner and Brian Chase -- best known as the New York-based Yeah Yeah Yeahs -- took over the sold-out Marquee Theater in Tempe to deliver a solid set of their arty, dance-y punk to a mass of seriously excited fans.

Joined by touring guitarist David Pajo, the group dove right into an energetic set with O at the helm, catlike and strutting. Girlfriend, who is known for her eclectic outfits, was looking pretty fierce in a multilayered, bedazzled, black-and-white ensemble.

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Amy Young is an arts and culture writer who also spends time curating arts-related exhibits and events, and playing drums in local bands French Girls and Sturdy Ladies.
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