“California’s New Beat Fund opened their set with crowd pleaser “Get Up,” which would ultimately manifest in the crowd’s actions with nearly everyone jumping along with the band’s synchronized dancing. While their set seemed oh too short, their energy onstage was able to make up for the lack of stage time. Their equipment donned in neon duct tape galore, the vibrant stage decor mirrored their fervor while performing. Closing out their half hour set with “Scare Me,” the band’s mascot Ghosty came onstage to play with the band. Who knew ghosts wore Vans?”
Read the rest of the review on CMJ: http://cmj.com/live/aer-new-beat-fund-rdgldgrn-irving-plaza-february-7-2014/
New Beat Fund is Jeff Laliberte, Shelby Archer, Michael Johnson, Paul Laliberte.