Australia may be the first country to ring in a New Year but New York will always be the epicenter of New Year's Eve festivities. If you want to struggle in Times Square and wait like cattle going to slaughter and pack in the cold to watch the ball drop or go to an expensive club or bar.
With songs played like "The '59 Sound," "Miles Davis & the Cool," "The Backseat," "Bring It On," and their latest single, "45," Gaslight Anthem had the crowd rocking and rolling for the near two hour set.
It's pretty hard to describe a Miike Snow show in traditional music terms. The fine line between singing (by Wyatt and his band mates, as well as the crowd) and a Wall of Sound that might be the bastard child of Phil Spector and Erasure was a tough one to locate.