Produced by

Savages: Ferocious Post-Punk, In The Studio

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Savages (Courtesy of the artist)

Last year the British post-punk band Savages was hailed as one of the best new bands in the U.K. -- and at the time, only had one or two songs to its credit. Now that the group's brutal and elegant debut, Silence Yourself, is out, the reviews are in -- and they are rave.

Savages' live show is something to behold, too: A stark stage set, bright white lights, and singer Jehnny Beth's steady gaze -- which provides a focus point for the group's lean and ferocious wave of sound. The band is building something of a quiet riot as well -- asking concert-goers to disconnect from cellphones in order to fully immerse in the spectacle of a Savages performance. The band brings its beguiling and aggressive music to the Soundcheck studio.




Set List:

  • "City's Full"
  • "She Will"
  • "Husbands"

Savages performs at Terminal 5 on September 12.



    Leave a Comment

    Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
    Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
    Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.