Giant Robot Dance

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2012 - "Summer Soirée"

Asheville, NC

A dance weekend shared with Perpetual e-Motion, with Nils Fredland and Maggie Jo Saylor calling. Part of our new live album was recorded at the Soiree, but here are videos of sets that didn't make it onto the album. (Thanks to Dave Pokorney for the videos!)

Giant Robot Dance plays "Billy Jean" (Michael Jackson), "Catharsis" (Amy Cann) and "Bad Romance" (Lady Gaga).

"Grasshoppers on the Porch", by Andrew Marcus. Bonus: Maggie Jo gets the "2-2-turtle" the second time through.

Joining forces with Perpetual e-Motion to play "Flying Ice Cream" (from our demo album) and "Handsome Young Maidens" (trad).

Giant Robot Dance and Perpetual e-Motion play "Frank's Reel" and "Firework" by Katy Perry.

2011 - "Contrastock"

Glen Echo Park, MD

A big combined weekend of music and dancing with Perpetual e-Motion in NYC and with Perpetual e-Motion and Swallowtail in Washington, DC. Will Mentor and Nils Fredland took turns calling all weekend.

Giant Robot Dance plays "Franks Reel" and "Firework" by Katy Perry.

A combined set, featuring Giant Robot Dance, Perpetual e-Motion and Swallowtail, all at the same time!

Another combined set, featuring all three bands. And if it couldn't get any better, Nils crowd surfs at the end!


2010 - Falcon Ridge Folk Festival

Hillsdale, NY

A big camping weekend with music and dance of all kinds.

Giant Robot Dance plays "Meridian Hill" (Andrew Marcus), "Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" (U2) and "The Circle of Life" (Elton John).

2009 - Butterball

Philadelphia, PA

A post-Thanksgiving contra bash in Philadelphia; 12 hours of dancing with 3 bands.

Giant Robot Dance plays "Redwing" and "Private Eye" (Andrew Marcus). This very performance is available on our album, Live at the Butterball!