November 11th, 2018 | Photos

Photos by Leslie Kalohi

of Montreal’s Kevin Barnes brought his fantastically hedonistic circus of a live show to the Fonda Theatre. Crazily costumed dancers flanked the frontman’s equally fanciful outfits throughout the night as the band not only played selections off latest album White is Relic/Irrealis Mood, but also a hefty amount from the past ten years as a musical collective.

Not to be outdone, Portland’s Reptaliens also brought the quirky costume changes, with the band’s percussionist seemingly sporting a different outfit for each song during the opening set.

Lanc’s Theme
Soft Music / Juno Portraits of the Jovian Sky
Paranoiac Intervals / Body Dysmorphia
Let’s Relate
Writing the Circles / Orgone Tropics
It’s Different for Girls
Chrissy Kiss the Corpse
Beware Our Nubile Miscreants
Labyrinthian Pomp
She’s a Rejecter
Our Day Will Come – Ruby & The Romantics cover
We Will Commit Wolf Murder
Triphallus, to Punctuate!
And I’ve Seen a Bloody Shadow
Plastis Wafer
Forecast Fascist Future
The Party’s Crashing Us

The Past is a Grotesque Animal