Toronto's future-synth party-starter Twrp comes to Tampa this weekend

The group is at Crowbar in Ybor City.

click to enlarge Toronto's future-synth party-starter Twrp comes to Tampa this weekend

Doctor Sung, frontman for Toronto synth-pop group Tupper Ware Remix Party (stylized “TWRP”) says he traveled through space and time to find his bandmates, which makes a lot of sense. The outfit’s futuristic synth-funk is pretty heady, and while lots of the lyrical matter deals in comedy, there’s nothing silly about the seriously good disco-ready dance tunes from a 2018 album, Together Through Time.

The Protomen—who rose to fame after writing concept albums based on “Mega Man”—open the show.

Twrp w/The Protomen. Sun. March 8, 6 p.m. $22-$25. Crowbar, Ybor City.

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Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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