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Published: 2014/02/23

The Disco Biscuits Debut Cover in Philly Finale

The Disco Biscuits brought their hometown run to a close last night with the final of three shows at Philadelphia’s Electric Factory. Much like the previous night, the band’s cover selection took center stage as tDB debuted Eddy Grant’s popular “Electric Avenue,” presumably as an ode to the venue bearing a similar name.

The previous night featured notable covers of Prince’s “Let’s Go Crazy” and Nirvana’s “Lithium,” both of which served as set openers. “Let’s Go Crazy” was preceded by an introduction from a Benjamin Franklin impersonator.

The Disco Biscuits’ next scheduled show will take place at McDowell Mountain Music Festival in Phoenix, AZ on March 29. Also scheduled to appear at the three-day festival are STS9, Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite, Slightly Stoopid and more.

Here’s a look at the setlist as it appears in our Box Scores section:

The Disco Biscuits
Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA

Set I: Stone > The Devil’s Waltz, Little Shimmy in a Conga Line > Humuhununukanukuapua > Radiator, Reactor

Set II: Electric Avenue > And the Ladies Were the Rest of the Night > Mindless Dribble > Munchkin Invasion > Tricycle > Munchkin Invasion > Jigsaw Earth

Enc: Once the Fiddler Paid

Source: phantasytour.com

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Otto February 25, 2014, 14:32:16

How is this possible? There isn’t one comment from any Biscuit haters yet? They are usually quicker than this.

Noodles February 25, 2014, 14:52:25

Electric Avenue was rather incredible…. Allzz this philly guy is say in’

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