Cage the Elephant brought their funky, soulfully psychedelic sound to the stage at the Santa Barbara Art Foundry one Wednesday evening. The set, drawn mostly from 2013's Melophobia album, was filmed at the gallery for Live from the Artists Den. Thriving off the energy of the crowd of 400 invited guests, frontman Matt Shultz delivered an epic performance in an intimate setting, hurling himself around the small space like a man possessed, while the rest of the band equaled his intensity. The evening... [see more] ended with a shirtless Shultz held aloft by the cheering crowd, a triumphant exclamation point to an unforgettable night.
Live from the Artists Den features extraordinary artists performing in extraordinary settings. Each episode of this innovative new series presents an intimate, invitation-only concert by cutting-edge, contemporary musicians, along with artist interviews and insights about the unconventional venues chosen.