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Backstage Session: I Fight Dragons

Posted by: Jack Appleby (04/03/12)
When you're a hybrid Pop-Rock/Chiptune band like I Fight Dragons, there's a certain fun to be had in performing "acoustic" renditions. The band was up to the challenge, showing off their infinite coolness with a (mostly) acoustic version of "cRaZie$" in our latest Backstage Session. It'll likely be the first acoustic sesh you've seen featuring Guitar Hero controllers, a Rock Band drum kit, and a Power Pad. Catch the band on Warped Tour this summer, and check the video in the replies. The band's got more in common with Motion City Soundtrack or The Starting Line than Game Boys.
    
 
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04:15 AM on 04/03/12
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04:15 AM on 04/03/12
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This is seriously so cool. Really, really into this band. Will be checking them out on Warped.
04:59 AM on 04/03/12
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So rad!
05:02 AM on 04/03/12
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High school shutout to Packy, their guitarist!
05:50 AM on 04/03/12
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Saw these guys with The Protomen on my birthday last year. Great show!
07:31 AM on 04/03/12
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haha dat power pad and dat NES advantage
07:42 AM on 04/03/12
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Everybody go check out them doing a cover of "Never Gonna Give You Up" their bass player is a beast.
08:08 AM on 04/03/12
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Love their cover of Power of Love.
09:31 AM on 04/03/12
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I need an NES zapper.
10:26 AM on 04/03/12
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Wait...is he actually playing the synth parts with a modded Rock Band controller? That's the coolest thing I've ever seen!
10:28 AM on 04/03/12
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This is cool
10:37 AM on 04/03/12
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saw this on youtube and immediately checked them out on spotify, they're awesome

i really like the song "give it up"
10:52 AM on 04/03/12
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What the hell is a Chiptune?
11:00 AM on 04/03/12
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excellent band is excellent! although i love groups like anamanaguchi and fighter x, these guys are the most successful at incorporating chiptunes into their sound along with HORSE the band.
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