Megafaun: April 16, 2011 Music Hall of Williamsburg – Flac and MP3 Downloads + Streaming Song

September 1, 2011
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[photos by Amanda Hatfield]

This Spring, we were fortunate to catch Megafaun four times in a span of less than three weeks. The final performance was their opening set for Sharon Van Etten at Music Hall in April. The set featured several new numbers, and now four months down the road the band is poised to release their new album (self-titled) on Hometapes Records on September 20, 2011. The band will also launch tours in September through Europe and the US. The local dates are a pair of nights at Mercury Lounge, on Saturday September 24 and Sunday September 25. We expect to capture at least one of the Mercury dates.

I recorded this set with the Neumann microphones on a stand in the upfront of the right side of the balcony, fifteen feet from the stage. The sound quality is excellent. Enjoy!

Stream “Lazy Suicide”:

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This Recording is now available to Download in FLAC and MP3 at Archive.org [HERE].

Megafaun
2011-04-16
Music Hall of Williamsburg
Brooklyn, NY USA

Digital Master Audience Recording
Recorded from Balcony Rail
Far Right 15 feet from Stacks

Neumann KM-150s > Edirol R-44 (Oade Concert Mod) > 24bit 48kHz wav file > Soundforge (level adjustments, mixdown, set fades) > CDWave 1.95 (tracking) > Flac Frontend (level 7, align sector boundaries) > flac

Recorded and Produced by nyctaper
2011-08-28

Setlist:
[Total Time 48:03]
01 Beloved Binge
02 Carolina Days
03 [banter]
04 Real Slow
05 [banter2]
06 Volunteers
07 [banter3]
08 Worried Mind
09 His Robe
10 [banter4]
11 The Longest Day
12 Lazy Suicide
13 The Process

If you email nyctaper for access to this recording, we expect that you will PLEASE SUPPORT Megafaun, visit their website, and purchase their official releases from Hometapes Records [HERE].

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One Response to Megafaun: April 16, 2011 Music Hall of Williamsburg – Flac and MP3 Downloads + Streaming Song

  1. September 1, 2011 at 1:00 pm

    i was wondering when you were gonna post this. i had a blast seeing them for the first time.

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