We had nearly perfect seats for observing Animal Collective Wednesday (slightly less oiptimal for listening, on accoutn of speaker locations). I shot about a minute of video in the dim light during the first encore (maybe "Brothersport"?) that does show how fully enthralled the audience was.
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