Free at Noon Flashback: The Aces’ pure, infectious pop tunes filled World Cafe Live

The Aces | photo by Ashley Gellman for WXPN |

Halfway through The Aces‘ set this afternoon, frontwoman Cristal Ramirez looked out into the audience and asked a question you don’t hear often at Free at Noon: “How many of you are supposed to be in school right now?” An impressive number of hands shot up in the air. The Aces may not have been surprised that a lot of young folks showed up to see them play, but they did seem a bit taken aback by the size of the crowd, given that it was a Friday at noon, and all. Continue reading →