For my money, Low is one of the best live bands around today, whether performing their more traditional “slowcore” material or the brutal, deconstructed sounds of 2018’s sublime Double Negative. Case in point, the band’s recent appearance at the 2019 Nox Orae festival. The show’s best part has to be the absolutely devastating performance of “Do You Know How to Waltz?” that then bleeds into “Lazy.” I’m pretty sure that more than just a few concertgoers had their brains melted during that twenty-minute stretch of beautiful noise.
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