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The Anthem Celebrated Their 2nd Anniversary with The Black Keys and Modest Mouse [pics/video]

Most 2 year old's birthday parties have a clown or a face painter ... Washington DC's The Anthem turned things up a notch - hosting the Let It Rock Tour with The Black Keys and Modest Mouse over for their second anniversary. 

 

 

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Nashville by way of Brooklyn R&B Rocker Jessy Wilson - who's first studio album Phase was produced by The Black Keys' Patrick Carney opened the show.  

 

Next up was indie rock vets Modest Mouse who played a 12 song career spanning set including Dashboard, Lampshades on Fire, and Tiny Cities Made of Ashes.

 

Photo: Tedd Henn

 

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But the 90 minute /  21 song set of rock The Black Keys brought to close the show was amazing.  

 

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Along with a backing band (including Delicate Steve on guitar and brothers Zach & Andy Gabbard of Buffalo Killers) Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney brought the rock.  

 

 

 

 

 

Set List 

 

I Got Mine 

Eagle Birds 

Tell Me Lies 

Gold on The Ceiling 

Fever 

Next Girl 

Fire Walk With Me 

Walk Across the Water 

Everlasting Light 

Howlin for You 

10am Automatic 

Your Touch 

Strange Times 

Tighten Up

ThickFreakness 

Ten Cent Pistol 

Little Black Submarines 

Lonely Boy 

 

Encore:

Lo/Hi

Go

She's Gone