Bardot is the only music venue in South Florida that has a very strict no-camera, no-press policy. However, Perry Farrell's Basel bash last night was the first and only time Bardot allowed select photographers inside the club. And while the camera restrictions were still very tight, Bardot and Mr. Farrell gave Crossfade exclusive access to the stage.
With a legendary rep for working the crowd, Perry didn't disappoint. He put on a crazy show, climbing onto counters, running through the crowd, and balancing on monitors. At one point, he slipped off one of those speaker-perches, bashing his chin on the ground. But that didn't stop Farrell. He just rallied deeper into his two-hour set.
-- Ian Witlen
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