Alter egos - Page 2

Labelmates St. Vincent and tUnE-yArDs play with characters

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Merrill Garbus, aka tUnE-yArDs
PHOTO BY CHLOE ATTEL

"There is power in the facepaint, and in the performance, and of a warrior stance of sorts," she opines. "I'm not using 'tribal fashion' in an ironic, disconnected and aloof way. I'm a freaking badass. And I wear face paint." *

 

Can't get enough of that tUnE-yArDs character? Look for extended interview highlights with Merrill Garbus online at sfbg.com

 

MERRILL GARBUS OF TUNE-YARDS WITH BUSTER KEATON SHORTS

Mon/23, 8pm, $20–<\d>$25

Castro Theatre

429 Castro, SF

(415) 621-6120

www.sffs.org

 

ST. VINCENT/TUNE-YARDS

With Kapowski Tue/24, 7:30pm, $29.50

Fox Theater

1807 Telegraph, Oakl. (510) 548-3010 www.thefoxoakland.com

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