I have been lucky enough to catch 11 of the shows this summer, and this second set was one of the best. Both Ghosts of the Forrest songs are terrible and need to be dropped STAT (genuinely, Drift Sleeping contains the lamest, cheesiest, and most sophomoric lyrics ever sung by this band--------paging Dr. T. Marshall, please come to the ER for a lyrical resuscitation ) but even in spite of this (now regular) strike against the set, the playing and jamming of virtually every other piece of the show felt above average.LIAR!
I'm biased due to hometown crowd at Camden 3, and I really liked the second sets of both Bangors, but both second sets of Connecticut contained some super musical behavior and shouldnt be overlooked---I havent relistened, but this night 2 show was just flexibly sick throughout the set. Definitely one of the best I caught. And that encore. I pumped my fist. You were there, the night of the Saw It aKung.
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