It was acceptable in the 80's...and its also quite acceptable in 2007 I must say. The new king of electro, Calvin Harris is bringing himself Stateside playing two special shows in New York and Los Angeles this upcoming September.
Here are the dates:
September 12 - Mercury Lounge New York, NY
September 14 - The Echo Los Angeles, CA
Also, here is the video for "Marrymaking At My Place"
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