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moshing

A type of violent dancing in which the dancers slam against each other, which is most common in punk and heavy metal concerts, and usually takes place on the so-called “mosh pit”—the floor space between the stage and the first rows of seating in concert venue. Can result in injury and, in extreme cases, death.
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From time to time, its roiling musical turmoil is supplemented by some eager young audience members, most of them photogenic young women, whom band members cherry pick from the mosh pit.
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Antonelli, M.D., to jokingly suggest, "'Everyone in the mosh pit."
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As a result, public health officials are advising anyone who attended the show - and particularly those mixing it up in the mosh pit - to contact their doctor to determine their risk of contracting the disease and possible preventive treatment.
Still, one wondered how much all this flummery was intended to conceal the poverty of the choreography, which resembled a melange of old Trisha Brown and a mosh pit.
You don't deserve to live!" Harsh, distorted music plays over an image of teenage boys absorbed in a mosh pit, filmed in an elastic, narcotically slow motion.
As the New Order-ish lead single, "Home and Dry," demonstrates, there is ample space for the Boys to inhabit between the dance floor and the mosh pit (or the coffeehouse, for that matter).
Yet they do it en masse, putting the lie to the rock culture's credo, "do your own thing." In reality, the motto of rock and roll is "be outrageous and question all legitimate authority -- in unison with millions of other brainwashed fans." In the pandemonium of a "mosh pit"* or a rave party, Ellul's mass culture at its basest is on display: Hundreds or thousands of participants reduced to puny, isolated individuals, tethered only to the authority of the rock band or the DJ, and subject to a relentless barrage of soul-numbing propaganda.