Dan Deacon Takes the Party Outside Great American Music Hall, 10/23/12

Dan Deacon

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Chester Endersby Gwazda

Alan Resnick

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012

Great American Music Hall

Better than: Girl Talk; every party I attended between the ages of 7 and 15.

There are only a handful of live shows today that get singled out as truly unique experiences, nights you simply must have before hanging up your Chucks or plugs: The Flaming Lips, Girl Talk, Kanye or Jay-Z, maybe even Gwar. Dan Deacon is one of the more recent names to be added to this group, but unlike the others, his music in a normal listening context isn't always approachable. What makes the live experience so much better?


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