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M83 In Concert

Hear a stunning concert from the ambient-pop genius M83, recorded live from Washington, D.C.

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Little Dragon In Concert

Hear the Swedish quartet's experimental electro soul turn out the Celebrate Brooklyn stage.

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Hot Chip In Concert

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This Celebrate Brooklyn show reminded us that bands can still play dance music the old school way.

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Gang Gang Dance In Concert

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The experimental dance group featured keening vocal lines soaring over rhythmic samples and drums.

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Thomas Dolby In Concert

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Hear the mad scientist of electronic music perform songs from his first album in more than 20 years.

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Dan Deacon, Live In Concert: SXSW 2012

Deacon served as ringleader for an orgy of sound and a live act all about barely contained chaos.

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