Saturday Night: Praia Urbana At Last Concert Cafe

Ed. Note: This review has been edited to correct some inaccurate language. Rocks Off regrets the errors.

Praia Urbana Last Concert Cafe March 10, 2011

Between the unrelenting rain and RodeoHouston traffic, Saturday night got a little messy as Aftermath attempted to weave through the outskirts of downtown for the Last Concert Café's all-day electronica festival Praia Urbana.

Nevertheless, considering all the variables that could've led to a thin crowd, Saturday was said to the be strongest Praia season openers Last Concert Café has seen in recent years.

It may not be a fair assumption, but because of LCC's location (between a pair of warehouses, and deep in an alley off I-10 and Nance), it's easy to confuse the festival for a rave -- which, in so many words, Praia Urbana is is not.

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