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The Gaslight Anthem (music group)
The Gaslight Anthem skips theatrics at U Street Music Hall in D.C.
The Gaslight Anthem skips theatrics at U Street Music Hall in D.C.

After performing a free acoustic set at Fells Point's Sound Garden record store on Friday, New Jersey-based quartet the Gaslight Anthem performed to a sold-out crowd at Washington's U Street Music Hall. Intern Jake Fewster had this report: The U Street Music Hall lights went out and Fugazi’s “Waiting Room” blasted through the speakers as the Gaslight Anthem took the stage Friday night. Just as the second verse began, the band crashed in with a single chord that rang out as the crowd erupted in excitement. The faint, melodic introduction to “Great Expectations” — the opening track to the band’s sophomore full length “The ’59...

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