Posted in metal | music | pictures on May 20, 2013

words & photos by Keith Marlowe

Turbonegro @ Irving Plaza, 5/18
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Turbonegro played Irving Plaza Saturday night (5/18), their only East Coast gig before a short West Coast tour (with Torche opening,) that ends with them headlining Punk Rock Bowling with Bad Religion on May 26. The ever-present Turbojugend jackets illustrated how far people had come -- up and down the East Coast -- to make this show, repping from Boston down to Atlanta.

Turbo opened with "Just Flesh," playing a solid set of classics and songs off the new record, Sensual Harassment. People were streaming over the barricade all night, not letting up until the end of the last song, a furious cover of "Final Solution," by Cleveland punk greats Rocket from the Tombs.

Turbo's Volcom labelmates, NYC's Dirty Fences, opened the show, playing a lot of songs off their new album Too High to Kross. They also closed with a cover that has become a staple of their set, "Can't Tame Me" by the Benders.

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Comments (8)

GO TONY!

Posted by Anonymous | May 20, 2013 9:41 PM

Turbofake-o

Posted by Anonymous | May 21, 2013 9:42 AM

New record is actually called SEXUAL Harrassment.

Posted by Anonymous | May 21, 2013 9:45 AM

Such a great show and so much fun.

Posted by Anonymous | May 21, 2013 10:23 AM

cool turbo cover band

Posted by Anonymous | May 21, 2013 1:41 PM

I couldn't help but to laugh at that dude's awful stupid tattoo on his stomach.

Posted by Anonymous | May 21, 2013 2:59 PM

Wonder if this guy know Jeff Hanamen died?

http://www.brooklynvegan.com/img/fp/kvelertak/irvingplaza/12.jpg

Posted by Anonymous | May 21, 2013 5:12 PM

Who soon until Turbo-dudes are playing county fairs and racetracks?

GIVE IT UP.

Posted by Anonymous | May 21, 2013 11:18 PM

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