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YACHT

Barboza Capitol Hill
Sat., Feb. 3, 7 p.m. 2018 21+

$15

This isn’t yacht rock—it’s YACHT rock. The long-running project of Portland musician Jona Bechtolt, which added Claire L. Evans as a member about two albums ago, traffics in theatrical synthetic disco and plays shows that border on performance art. Even though they live in L.A. now, the whole shtick has a very Portlandia vibe, with a book of personal philosophy called The Secret Teachings of the Mystery Lights published and lyrics that reflect on utopias and self-help. Thankfully, the tunes are catchy enough in that DFA-indebted way (so spiky! So blippy!) that the extracurricular stuff doesn’t distract, and judging by the eponymous lead single of I Thought the Future Would Be Cooler, neither the funk nor the brainy shtick show any signs of letting up.

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Barboza

925 E Pike St, Seattle, WA 98122
206-709-9467
http://thebarboza.com/

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  • Sat., Feb. 3, 7 p.m. 2018
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