PHOTOS/VIDEOS/REVIEW: Chromeo @ House of Blues – 9/18/11

@ New Orleans - Photo © Joshua Brasted

Somehow still standing from our late Saturday night -> Saints game -> Royal Street bender, we hopped down to The House of Blues to see Dave 1 and P-Thugg’s first visit to the Big Easy. Their fiery ball of 80’s/electronic party music brought out a pretty solid Sunday night crowd, and the pulsing beats and bright lights made it pretty easy for everyone to slide right in and get to gettin’ down. One thing I couldn’t get out of my head all night – that this band was made to do a Jazz Fest late night. You could sign me up right now if that opportunity arose, all in.

Chromeo @ House of Blues New Orleans - Photo © Joshua Brasted

Chromeo played a nice mix of stuff from their albums, teased “Money For Nothing” (which they should absolutely play in its entirety), gave a shout out to Soulja Slim, and dropped confetti explosions on the crowd (see video below). As one of our friends said after the show, “They could do an entire show of Michael Jackson songs, and do them all justice – do them better than justice!” We definitely agree and will continue to support the growth of Chromeo‘s song catalog, and we will also be their when they decide to cover Thriller at 3:00am somewhere in New Orleans in late April/early May.

Chromeo – Needy Girl

Chromeo – Night By Night

Chromeo @ House of Blues New Orleans - 9/18/11 - Photo © Joshua Brasted


Chromeo @ House of Blues New Orleans - 9/18/11 - Photo © Joshua Brasted


Chromeo @ House of Blues New Orleans - Photo © Joshua Brasted

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