Aron Magner Plays a Child Size Piano as Disco Biscuits Wrap Up Best Buy Run
The Disco Biscuits returned to the Best Buy Theater for the final night of their four-night run—and penultimate show of their New Year’s run—last night.
The band worked an unfinished “Shem-Rah Boo” into their first set before wrapping up the “Astronaut” that they began during Friday’s performance. That first set also saw Aron Magner hop behind a child sized piano that had been placed at the front of the stage for a rendition of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker classic “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairies.”
The second set opened with a cover of Men Without Hats’ “Safety Dance” that played into an unfinished “Basis for a Day” that segued into “Cyclone.” An inverted “Above the Waves” then became a set closing “Munchkin Invasion” that included teases of “Sabre Dance.” The show finally came to a close with “Frog Legs” at close to 4am.
Here’s a look at last night’s setlist via our Box Scores section
Sunday, December 29, 2013, Disco Biscuits, Best Buy Theater, New York NY
Set I: I Remember When, Shem-Rah Boo* > Pygmy Twylyte > Astronaut^ > Dance of the Sugarplum Fairies > Astronaut^^ > Story of the World^^
Set II: The Safety Dance > Basis For a Day* > Cyclone > Above the Waves% > Munchkin Invasion%%
Enc: Frog Legs
Notes: *Unfinished ^SITA/Middle section only ^^Completes 12/27/13 Version %inverted %Sabre Dance Teases (again)