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pangbianr: What was your first performance in Beijing like? Previous shows in China?

Dirty Beaches: My first show in Shanghai was at YYT [Yuyintang]. I was incredibly nervous, not because there were a lot of people there (in fact it was quite the opposite) but because my father came to see me play. Prior to the show, my AC adapters for my pedals fried due to the voltage difference in China, so there was a lot of last minute rescuing that needed to be done. Regardless, my father was not too fond of the music I played due to its experimental nature.

The first show in Beijing at D-22 was a much better experience, with a better turnout, and I met a lot of like-minded individuals. It was a great experience: I made some money and made a few friends along the way.



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