Photo by Clare Gillen and Alexandre Moors


Kim Petras

Nov. 30
6 p.m.
Indie Pop, Pop, Singer-Songwriter

Kim Petras is an enthusiastic, well studied avant-pop formalist, as chirpy and detached as PC Music or Charli XCX with cheerful ingenuity in place of calculated musical deconstruction. Of her two 2019 albums, Clarity is the straightforward synthpop genre exercise, Turn Off the Light the Halloween horrorshow, peaking on the warbled, gushy, self-explanatory “Death by Sex.” With Alex Chapman.