Blogged By: De De Tillman
Source & Story Credit: The Washington Post – Gabriela Melendez-Olivera
Photo Credit: zocalo.com.mx
Media Credit: zurdo82 – babasonicos vevo
Posted: Sunday May 27, 2012 @7:05 p.m PST
The Argentine rock band, which co-headlined Puerto Rico’s Indie Fest with psychedelic rockers MGMT last month, is accustomed to playing huge, sold-out venues in Latin America, and the audience of about 200 was treated to a (relatively) intimate show.
The band’s moniker combines the name of Indian guru Sai Baba of Shirdi and the Spanish title of “The Jetsons” cartoon (“Los Supersonicos”) — an unlikely juxtaposition that reflects its eclectic sound. Layering cheeky, brutally honest lyrics over a trippy electro-pop beat, the group can deliver lullaby-soothing balladry one minute and full-on rock-and-roll bluster the nex