Boogarins at the Rickshaw Stop, by Ria Burman
Boogarins (photo: Ria Burman)

Photos and words by Ria Burman

Hailing from Brasil, the Boogarins graced the stage, headlining The Rickshaw Stop on Monday night. Their songs opened with surf psych sways, which moved the crowd to and fro like a storm-induced ship; rhythmic and wild.

Once caught in their hypnotic swirl, they slowly and subtly built to a crescendo wave of lightning psych thunder rock, where bodies tossed back and forth from musical momentum. Journeying through to the other side of song’s end and the crowd was left wanting and wailing for another wind to take them again.

Cellar Doors and The Electric Magpie supported the Boogarins.