Captivating and Haunting: Cold Cave’s Enigmatic Performance Sets the Stage for an Unforgettable Night Review+Photos: Cold Cave at The Theater at Ace Hotel 10/23/23
LOS ANGELES, CA-
“…The night kicked off with the opening act, Cold Cave. Cold Cave, the brainchild of Wesley Eisold, was joined by Amy Lee, Ryan McMahon, and Anthony Anzaldo. Their setlist was a haunting journey that included songs like “Prayer From Nowhere,” “Glory,” “People Are Poison,” and “Confetti.” Cold Cave’s performance was a hauntingly captivating journey through the darker realms of music, and I found myself thoroughly entranced by their set.
Wesley Eisold’s subdued, enigmatic stage presence, coupled with the ethereal synths and hypnotic beats, created an atmosphere that felt both otherworldly and strangely familiar. Their song selection showcased their ability to craft sonic landscapes that were simultaneously brooding and beautiful. What struck me most was how the massive plumes of smoke enveloping the stage added an even eerier sense of wonder to their music, making each note feel like a mysterious revelation. Cold Cave’s performance was an exquisite prelude to the night, setting the stage for the musical resurrection that followed with Death Cult, and leaving me eager to explore more of their unique and haunting sound…”