Modern cabaret music

When I first heard of the Dresden Dolls I figured they were alone in their niche. How many people could be working with Weimar cabaret tropes in modern pop and postpunk? Turns out, quite a few. I’ve been listening to a lot of this over the past few months; thanks to my young friend Vaughn in particular for introducing me to Steam Powered Giraffe. As it’s such a visual medium I’m including a YouTube playlist below.

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  1. […] this past weekend at the Spielpalast Cabaret performance in Burlington. I’ve written about modern cabaret music pretty recently, so it was great to see a proper scandalous burlesque performance troupe right in […]

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