PICS: Chromatics at the Observatory North Park

Electro art-pop outfit Chromatics headlined Observatory North Park this month, prepping for the release of their new album. Photos here.

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Chromatics headlined Observatory North Park on Saturday, May 4.
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Observatory North Park and Observatory Santa Ana were both recently acquired by Live Nation.
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Vocalist Ruth Radelet, guitarist Adam Miller, drummer Nat Walker and multi-instrumentalist Johnny Jewel comprise Chromatics.
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Since its inception in Portland, Oregon, in 2001, the band has undergone a number of lineup changes.
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Miller originally started the project by himself.
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Jewel was married to Radelet for eight years.
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Radelet now lives in California, after spending many years in New York.
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Somehow they've all managed to stick it out despite the ups and downs.
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This year, Chromatics are expected to release a new album called "Dear Tommy."
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The album has technically been finished for some time now.
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After a near-death experience in 2015, Jewel destroyed all physical copies of the finished product.
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Chromatics had to then re-record the entire thing.
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Jewel's bandmates and label might not have been happy about it....
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But it does add to Chromatics' mythology.
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