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The Sounds frontwoman Maja Ivarsson doesn’t need the hot pants and high heels that are her trademark schtick: she’s a dynamic, engaging performer regardless of what she’s wearing. The energy that she brought to the 9:30 Club last night more than made up for a few vocal misfires.

Quote of the night: “Oh my god, don’t you just want to have sex with them?” from an enthusiastic female fan to a 9:30 Club staff member.

More photos after the jump and at the full gallery.

Gratuitously large full gallery here.