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World Cafe

Man Man On World Cafe

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The group's whimsically odd songs can jump from Asian influence to '50s surf rock to heavy metal in a matter of seconds, but never cease on ecstatic fun.

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Man Man (led by Honus Honus) performed several songs off their forthcoming album, Live Fantastic. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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SXSW Music Festival

Man Man, Live In Concert: SXSW 2011

There's something unhinged about Man Man. The Philadelphia band careens and stomps through songs at once bizarre, run-down and decadent.

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