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FKA Twigs bewitches crowd at the El Rey Theatre
FKA Twigs bewitches crowd at the El Rey Theatre

For a moment Tuesday night, FKA Twigs lost control.  The multitalented British singer and songwriter born Tahliah Barnett had just finished a round of dancing that left her quivering on the floor of the El Rey Theatre stage. When she got up, she discovered that her cascading braided hair extensions had fallen off.  When the song ended, she briefly left the stage, passing the mike to a bandmate to make small talk while she re-applied them. When she returned, she was a touch embarrassed but also cheerfully defiant.  Stuff “happens when you vogue,” she said to cheers from the crowd. For Barnett, it was just about the first off-message thing that’s...

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