Motion City Soundtrack Play Irving Plaza

Motion City Soundtrack play a show at Irving Plaza in support of their fifth studio album "Go"

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Motion City Soundtrack play a show at Irving Plaza in support of their fifth studio album, "Go". Photos by Michel Dussack
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First on the four band bill was North Carolina power pop band I Was Totally Destroying It. Photos by Michel Dussack
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This was actually not the first time that the band toured with Motion City Soundtrack. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Next up were indie rockers Now, Now. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Now, Now are were formed and are based out of Minnesota. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Cacie Dalger provides vocals, guitar and keyboards for the group. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Last of the openers was Philadelphia based Jukebox the Ghost. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Drummer Jesse Kristin kept the crowd entertained by throwing his drumsticks in the air to catch them whenever possible. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Guitarist and lead vocalist (on some songs) Tommy Siegel. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Keyboard and synthesizer played Ben Thornewill also provided lead vocals throughout the bands set. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Tommy drops to his knees at the end of one particularly heavy song. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The band also included a cover of Donna Lewis' "I Love You Always Forever" so that the audience wouldn't have to listen to an entire set of music that they didn't know. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Motion City Soundtrack took the stage right before 10pm firing on all cylinders. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Guitarist Josh Cain hardly stood still for the bands entire set. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Vocalist and guitarist Justin Pierre (and his signature hairstyle). Photos by Michel Dussack
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Keyboardist Jesse Johnson thrashed about on stage while playing, nearly toppling the keyboard several times. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Motion City Soundtrack played a nice mix of material old and new, with every one of their albums getting a showing. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Bassist Matthew Taylor smiles at the crowd as he performs. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Drummer Tony Thaxton was tucked away in the back of the stage, right in front of a massive backdrop for the band. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Fans ate up every song that the band played and scores of crowdsurfers flew into the air in a constant stream throughout the night. Photos by Michel Dussack
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