Live Review: The Flesh Eaters @ Union Stage — 3/16/19

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The Flesh Eaters perform at Union Stage on March 16, 2019. (Photo by Jason Nicholson)

For a punk band, it might seem strange to speak of the almost-reverential attitude of their fans. But The Flesh Eaters were never a typical punk band, even in their younger days. Their tracks were always longer, with songwriter and lead vocalist Chris D. (Desjardins) drawing from influences in beat poetry and genre cinema, such as noir, Westerns, and horror. He drew on those influences again in a rare DC show at Union Stage recently.

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