The Televangelist and the Architect
MIT PhD student and lead singer of the Televangelist and the Architect Jerry Chen (left) wears a bag on his head because, he says, "those publicity photos that bands do are silly." (Photo by Teresa Pierce) Photo by Teresa Pierce

Who is that masked man?

His band is concerned with sounds and science -- but not with image

By Caitlin E. Curran
Globe Correspondent / December 8, 2006

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CAMBRIDGE -- Until recently, the only photos of local band the Televangelist and the Architect featured lead singer Jerry Chen with a paper bag over his head. The bag has two incongruent squares cut out for visibility, and a straight, emotionless line for the mouth. The photos showed Chen in one of MIT's libraries, leaning casually on a bookshelf, peering ... (Full article: 820 words)

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