Giveaway: Si*Sé at World Cafe Live (Philadelphia), 4/29/11

Written by Jillian Ashley Blair Ivey. Posted in Entertainment, Featured, Video

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Published on April 28, 2011 with No Comments

 

 

If you haven’t heard of Si*Sé yet, now’s a pretty good time to familiarize yourself with the Manhattan-based electro-pop outfit. Now eleven years removed from their discovery by David Byrne, the band continues to make haunting, eclectic, dub-tinged trip-hop, or, as it was just dubbed here at chez KP, “music for pornos”—but in the best way possible. Si*Sé’s latest effort, the EP GOLD blends disco, Motown, R&B, and even classic rock into an infinitely listenable, ethereal five songs that, yes, you could easily get it on to. Si*Sé’s music is a little funky and a lot sexy (especially when vocalist Carol C switches into Spanish)—which is incidentally how we regard our readers.

And hey, good news if you’re one of our funky, sexy readers within easy driving distance of Philadelphia: KeyPulp has a pair of tickets to Si*Sé’s show tomorrow night (Friday, April 29) at Philadelphia’s World Cafe Live, and we’re passing the love on to one of you. All you have to do to enter is tweet this post before 5 p.m. EDT today (and tag @KeyPulp so we can see it), and we’ll choose a winner at random from amongst the tweeters.

Not in Philly? Take heart! Si*Sé also has gigs coming up in New York City (May 14), San Diego (June 8), and Los Angeles (June 9). We may not have free tickets to those shows, but we still think they just may be worth attending, anyway.

About Jillian Ashley Blair Ivey

Jillian Ashley Blair Ivey is one person with four names. There's a story behind that, but she won't bore you with it. Just call her Jill. Jill is one of KeyPulp's five founding editors. She works in marketing and communications by day and attends graduate school by night. She fully intends to make this bio more interesting after KeyPulp's beta phase is over. | 

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