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Lana Del Rey overwhelmed by her image at the Shrine
Lana Del Rey overwhelmed by her image at the Shrine

Lana Del Rey poses so powerfully that her voice can sometimes feel like a liability. On Friday night the image-obsessed pop star ended her current tour – a brief North American run meant to stoke anticipation of her upcoming album “Ultraviolence” – with a sold-out show at the Shrine Expo Hall. She came into the gig with some forceful buzz behind her in a pair of strong new singles taken from "Ultraviolence" as well as a performance at the much-discussed wedding of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian. So when Del Rey sashayed onstage in a pale pink baby-doll dress as her four-piece band stretched out the sexy but sinister groove of her song...

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