Henry Ford Theater

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds At The Henry Fonda Theater, Thursday February 21st 2013

By Alyson Camus | February 24, 2013

The sort of rare performance that gives you chills along the spine for close to 2 hours, makes you walk on a cloud the following day, and stays with you long after it’s over

Bad Brains At The Henry Fonda Theater, Saturday December 1st 2012

By Alyson Camus | December 4, 2012

If some hardcore bands deploy tons of physical energy to wake up the crowd, Bad Brains certainly don’t, their serenity and tranquil strength on stage heavily contrasted with their loud and furious music and the mayhem they had triggered in the crowd

The Dodos, Calexico And A Power Outage At The Henry Fonda Theater, Wednesday October 24th 2012

By Alyson Camus | October 27, 2012

Sometimes I think I live in a sort of third world country! Last night, the winds were strong, but it wasn’t even close to a hurricane! What happened? The city wasn’t able to restore electricity after an hour and the whole neighborhood was in the dark for I-don’t-know-how-long

Big Freedia At The Henry Fonda Theater, Saturday October 20th 2012

By Alyson Camus | October 24, 2012

Big Freedia couldn’t stop haranguing her ass-dancers, and she looked like a tireless cheerleader-in chief, even slapping them on the buttock, and I wanted to kill myself as her voice was piercing my brain like a strident jackhammer that would never stop its nervous breakdown.

Peaches DJ Extravaganza At The Henry Fonda Theater, Saturday October 20th 2012

By Alyson Camus | October 23, 2012

Peaches is the DJ queen of queer, and what she did last night went way beyond music, she served us a flamboyant, sexually charged, bizarre over-the-top performance incorporating provocative dances, baroque costumes, and should I say a lot of boobs?

Xavier Rudd At The Henry Fonda Theater, Monday October 15th 2012

By Alyson Camus | October 18, 2012

Xavier Rudd is a one-man band, playing multiple instruments at the same time, using many guitars, stomp box, harmonica and percussion during his set, switching to a full drum set for some songs, even incorporating indigenous Australian didgeridoos

Mogwai At The Henry Fonda Theater, Saturday June 2nd 2012

By Alyson Camus | June 5, 2012

They have an unassuming presence on stage, five guys doing what they have to do without unnecessary talking, occasionally sipping their beer bottles, with just a brief and humble introduction by Stuart Braithwaite at the beginning of the show