Nika Rosa Danilova, better known to her fans as Zola Jesus, walked onstage Friday night at Crescent Ballroom
and slowly raised her arms in a style reminiscent of the savior as depicted in the Catholic faith. The soothing blue stage lights turned a deep crimson as she danced wildly to the haunting loop of her vocals from the opening title track of her latest album Taiga
. She shook her head back and forth like some sort of hip-hop punk princess as the bling she wore on her arms and fingers reflected in the eyes of a rapturous audience.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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