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Traps PS, Bottled Up & Rx

May 6 7:00 pm PDT

Main Stage

Doors Open: 6:30pm

Traps Ps

Bottled Up
Jangly and glamorous, Bottled Up’s freaked-up art pop is a smoothie of frontman Nikhil Rao’s key obsessions: Suburban Lawns, italo disco, Alan Vega, Television (the band), television (the appliance), Andy Warhol, the entire decade of the ‘80s, Prince’s particular shade of plum purple, his old Tascam 8-track, Factory Records. Indian-American by way of Oakland and LA, Rao’s the dude-who’s-seen-it-all meets dude-about-town. A sound designer and audio engineer by trade – professionally schooled in the art of film & video game scoring- Rao’s a man informed first by the sort of his journeying one’s got to do when faced with the darknesses of addiction and a twisty adolescence in and out of religious cults.

For all of its gleaming guitars and glossy euro-flavored synthwork, Bottled Up’s filled with the mental residue one’s gets after asking the void to fuck off. 
 Co-led with Colin Kelly – a disciple of D.C.’s avant-analog scene – joined by Michael Mastrangelo and Beth Cannon on dueling guitars, and supplanted by Rao’s wunderkid brother, Rohit, on acid-jazz-does-punk drums, Bottled Up conjures the sort of psycho-potpurri-spirit that’s only given to the sort of band that’s able to conjure a vision of the things they love, the mountains they’ve overcome, and mutate it all into something you can dance to.

Rx

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Ages: 21 and up
Items Not Allowed: NO VIDEO OR FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY

Details

Date:
May 6
Time:
7:00 pm PDT

Venue

Hotel Cafe
1623 N Cahuenga Blvd
Los Angeles, 90028 United States
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Other

Door Time
6:30pm
Instagram
https://www.instagram.com/bottled_up.exe/
Soundcloud
https://prescriptionrx.bandcamp.com/releases
Youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UP4CiPQI3oU
Spotify
https://trapsps.bandcamp.com/
Website
https://ffm.to/grandbizarre